Is Covid-19 overshadowing India’s child malnutrition crisis?
In this webinar, Patralekha Chatterjee, award-winning journalist-columnist, will share her analysis of the fifth National Family Health Survey and explore how the Covid-19 pandemic might impact an already-fragile state of child nutrition.
Statement on the £120m UKRI funding cut by Professor Claire Heffernan
Statement on the £120m UKRI funding cut by Professor Claire Heffernan, PI of the Action Against Stunting Hub and Director of the London International Development Centre Evidence-based intervention is key to reaching the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. The drastic UKRI budget cuts – announced on 11 March – are jeopardising our chances to…
Launch in Senegal
Prof Babacar Faye interviewed by the press in Kaffrine. The article was originally published on APS – Agence de Press Senegalaise in french. You can read it here. Kaffrine: launch of a research program on malnutrition Kaffrine, March 1 – An international research project on malnutrition (UKRI GCRF Action Against Stunting…
Nutrition needs joined-up thinking to weather food shocks
This article originally appeared on Sci.Dev.Net Newsletter. Sign up here! Nutrition needs joined-up thinking to weather food shocks By Gareth Willmer Cross-cutting strategies that tie nutrition to wider agricultural, health and social protection systems, the climate agenda and other UN sustainable development goals (SDGs) are needed to build more resilience against future shocks to food…
Zero Hunger by Shareefa Energy A mother rocks her child He sobs into her arms Hunger pangs Stomach pains Cupboards empty No goat stood outside for milk Waiting till the morning till the baker arrives 2 bread rolls with mayonnaise for breakfast 2 meals it will have to do Feeling alone, hope fading Noone…
Animal Source Food for Malnutrition Solution
In this webinar, we will share evidence on the role of animal source foods to solve undernutrition and strategies to improve the accessibility and affordability of ASF in low-income countries while minimizing the negative environmental impact of ASF production on the environment.