CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health
May 10, 2018
The Project-Level Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (pro-WEAI) is a new survey-based index for measuring empowerment, agency and inclusion of women in the agriculture sector.
Apr 06, 2018
This post was written by Kristina Roesel, Postdoctoral Scientist, Animal and Human Health Program at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI). She previously served as coordinator of the Safe Food Fair Food project in Africa. Gender moves beyond biology to consider the socially...
Mar 28, 2018
Risky foods with the most nutrients: this dichotomy is at the heart of ILRI’s work on food safety. We must look at the problems with wide-angle lenses to find the strategies that will promote food safety and support the markets on which most people depend.
Mar 26, 2018
One Health is a useful paradigm for framing complex public health issues. Applying its approaches contributes to improvements in animal and human health, addressing new global and public health challenges collaboratively and improving veterinary and human health education and training.
Mar 23, 2018
In much of the world, informal markets, animal-source foods and food safety are inextricably linked. Creating effective policies requires understanding these links and identifying how to make improvements without creating unintended consequences.