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Feeling the heat: Child survival in a changing climate

11/01/2009 - A child’s chances of survival will increasingly depend on how climate change contributes to existing vulnerabilities and how well communities are able to adapt. This report examines those [...]

Food Safety and Trade Liberalization in an Age of Globalization

04/08/2008 - While globalization brings opportunities for economic growth, international trade creates opportunities for the globalization of unsafe food. As trade liberalization opens the territorial boundaries [...]

Food Processing Pilot Centres - An approach to productive capacity-building for trade and poverty alleviation in Africa

11/06/2007 - Poverty is known to be spreading in rural areas, where populations rely directly or indirectly on agriculture for their livelihood. Despite efforts undertaken to develop agricultural production, more [...]

Bioversity Blog: Why governments should look to agricultural biodiversity to contribute to the Decade of Action on Nutrition

30/11/1601 - In her latest blog post in DG Dialogues, M. Ann Tutwiler, Director General, Bioversity International welcomes the Decade of Action on Nutrition and highlights the important role that agricultural [...]

Call for papers: Special Issue


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01/01/1970 - Deadline for submission: 14 February 2020 Manuscripts should address food environment and/or sustainable diet topics, including their linkages. Contributions may include literature [...]

Guidance Note on Integration of Nutrition in the United Nations Development Assistance Framework

30/11/1801 - The purpose of this Guidance Note is to assist United Nation Country Teams (UNCTs) with the integration of nutrition into the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF), using a [...]

Webinar Series: The International Code of Marketing of Breast-Milk Substitutes

30/11/1701 - The SUN Civil Society Network, in collaboration with Helen Keller International and UNICEF, is hosting a series of webinars to increase understanding, implementation and monitoring of the Breast-Milk [...]

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World Public Health Nutrition Congress 2020 31 March - 2 April 2020 Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Queensland Australia WORLD PUBLIC HEALTH NUTRITION CONGRESS 2020Knowledge, Policy, Action in the Decade of Nutrition…

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