Urgent action needed to close the ‘livestock data gap’ to address poverty and food insecurity
Data / Knowledge and Information / Livestock / Southeast Asia / Vietnam

Urgent action needed to close the ‘livestock data gap’ to address poverty and food insecurity

From 28-30 November 2018, the meeting of the Livestock Data for Decisions (LD4D) Community of Practice brings together key people from academia, NGOs, donor agencies and industry to address the challenge of missing or poor data, and develop innovative approaches to inform policies and investments in the livestock sector. Continue reading

This week: A global event on Accelerating the End of Hunger and Malnutrition
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This week: A global event on Accelerating the End of Hunger and Malnutrition

Originally posted on ILRI news:
This week 28–30 Nov 2018 in Bangkok A senior delegation from the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) is supporting and engaging in this week’s global conference on Accelerating the End of Hunger and Malnutrition. Follow the discussions on Twitter with the #AcceleratingZeroHunger hashtag. From the conference website: Hunger and the…

CGIAR agriculture for nutrition and health program supports capacity development for food safety in Bangladesh
A4NH / Bangladesh / Food Safety / ILRI / South Asia

CGIAR agriculture for nutrition and health program supports capacity development for food safety in Bangladesh

Scientists from the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) and the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) have trained more than 30 stakeholders working on food safety in Bangladesh on different frameworks for food safety risk assessment that could improve safety of food in the country. Continue reading