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LANSA Organised a Block Level Agri-Nutrition Stakeholder Consultation at Karanja, Wardha, Maharashtra
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation under the LANSA programme along with TATA Trusts and in collaboration with the Office of the Block Development Officer (BDO) in Karanja block, Wardha district, Maharashtra, organised a consultation on 'Farming System for Nutrition to address Malnutrition' on Tuesday, 9th May, 2017. The meeting brought together several stakeholders from agriculture and nutrition, and witnessed the sharing of ideas and experiences. Insights from...
LANSA Organised a Block Level Agri-Nutrition Stakeholder Consultation at Arvi, Wardha, Maharashtra
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation under the LANSA programme along with TATA Trusts and in collaboration with the Office of the Block Development Officer (BDO) in Arvi, Wardha district, Maharashtra, organised a consultation on 'Farming System for Nutrition to address Malnutrition' on Friday, 12th May, 2017. The meeting brought together several stakeholders from agriculture and nutrition, and witnessed the sharing of ideas and experiences. Insights from MSSRF...
LANSA organised a Block level agri-nutrition Stakeholder Consultation at Boipariguda, Koraput, Odisha
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation under the LANSA programme along with TATA Trusts and in collaboration with the Office of the Block Development Officer (BDO) in Boipariguda, Koraput district, Odisha, organised a consultation on 'Farming System for Nutrition to address Malnutrition' on Thursday, 27 April, 2017. The meeting brought together several stakeholders from agriculture and nutrition, and witnessed the sharing of ideas and experiences. Insights from MSSRF...
Engaging with Odisha state-level agri-nutrition stakeholders for policy insights
 The M S Swaminathan Research Foundation organised a consultation to share and discuss policy insights from the Farming System for Nutrition (FSN) study on-going under LANSA. The event took place at IMAGE conference Hall, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, on March 22, 2017. The LANSA short animation film on  'South Asia: Women in Agriculture - The Nutrition Connection' was also screened on the occasion.You can read our blog and full report on the...
Will you #BeBoldForChange?
To commemorate International Women's Day 2017, LANSA organised a seminar-discussion at MSSRF, Chennai, on what action would bring desired policy change for women involved in agriculture in India on March 10. LANSA launched its first short animation film - 'South Asia: Women in Agriculture - the Nutrition Connection' to set the tone for meaningful discussion. Findings from FAO data shows that half the world’s farmers are women, and in South Asia women are involved in...
LANSA celebrates National Nutrition Week 2016
An online campaign and two community based activities was organised by LANSA to celebrate National Nutrition Week 2016. The theme of this year's National Nutrition Week 2016 was 'Life cycle approach for better Nutrition'.The campaign was from September 1 to September 7, 2016. Professor M S Swaminathan wrote an introduction blog to mark National Nutrition Week 2016. 
LANSA-BRAC knowledge sharing seminar held in Dhaka
The 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 and the session was chaired by Andrew Jenkins, Head of Impact Assessment Unit of BRAC. Abdul Bayes, Director of the Research and Evaluation Division of BRAC and leads the LANSA-BRAC team in Bangladesh gave the...
LANSA 'Gender- Nutrition' e-discussion on FAO'S FSN FORUM
The LANSA - FAO online global discussion ended on July 15 with more than 90 participants contributing richly to the FSN Forum platform. The discussion was on how gender-relations in agriculture can be transformed by recognising women's work and the implication on her well-being and child nutrition.The LANSA blog on what the benefits, challenges and trade-offs are for...
LANSA-MSSRF India national policy meet endorsed urgency to tackle undernutrition
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 high-level consultation brought together several dignitaries representing key policy-makers,...
LANSA has its first stakeholder event in Afghanistan
Stakeholders are critical to the success of LANSA’s research programme and thus in collaboration with Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU), LANSA facilitated a knowledge-sharing multi-sectoral stakeholder event in Kabul, Afghanistan on April 25. The consultation was a half-day dialogue with LANSA research and stakeholder interview summaries presented to key agri-nutrition stakeholders in Afghanistan. The event was widely attended with participation from Kabul and four...

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