LANSA-BRAC knowledge sharing seminar held in Dhaka
LANSA-BRAC knowledge sharing half-day seminar on ‘Nexus between Agriculture and Nutrition: Bangladesh Case’ was held on September 6, 2016 at the BRAC headquarters in Dhaka. Mohammad Moinuddin Abdullah, Secretary of
Agriculture was the chief guest of the programme.The presentations were followed by a group discussion on assessing capabilities of farming communities in achieving nutrition. More here.
LANSA celebrates National Nutrition Week 2016
An online campaign and two community-based activities is organised by LANSA to celebrate National Nutrition Week 2016. The theme for this year is'Life cycle approach for better Nutrition'.
The campaign will happen from September 1 to 7 with M S Swaminathan writing an introduction blog to mark the occasion.
NATIONAL PUBLIC POLICY CONSULTATION ON LEVERAGING AGRICULTURE FOR NUTRITION IN INDIA
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) , lead institution of the research programme consortium Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA) in collaboration with Coalition for Food and Nutrition Security (CFNS) organised a National Public Policy Consultation on 'Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in India' on July 29, 2016 in New Delhi.
The event witnessed almost 100 eminent and enthusiastic participants, including government officials from the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer's Welfare, the Ministry of Women and Child Development, as well as from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, and Policy Advisors from Niti Aayog, also State Advisor to Commissioners, Supreme Court of India.
Read our event report for detailed information.