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Thème: Nutrition

La mesure de la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle: quelle a été votre expérience?

La mesure de la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle: quelle a été votre expérience?

Cette discussion en ligne sera centrée sur la mesure de la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle, activité centrale pour comprendre l'ampleur et les tendances du problème de l'insécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle.

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Liens entre l'agriculture, les systèmes alimentaires et la nutrition : quel est votre point de vue ?

Liens entre l'agriculture, les systèmes alimentaires et la nutrition : quel est votre point de vue ?

L'agriculture et les systèmes alimentaires doivent répondre à la demande croissante d'aliments de meilleure qualité et en plus grande quantité, et ce, de manière durable, équitable et qui  réponde aux besoins nutritionnels et aux préférences des consommateurs. Que faire pour  garantir l'agriculture et les systèmes alimentaires soient en mesure de répondre à ce défi?

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Moringa for increased nutrition and poverty reduction

par Ms. Tyson Deal

Familiar with Moringa?  I need your help! My name is Tyson Deal, and I am a graduate student at the University of Georgia pursuing a Master’s of Agricultural Leadership. I am conducting a study about Moringa and the limiting factors of its adoption and use for agricultural development.

I am looking for individuals to participate in a research study for my master’s thesis. The study involves answering questions regarding the subject of Moringa and agricultural development. If you would be interested to lend your expertise by participating in the study, if you have questions, or would like more information, please contact me or the primary investigator (PI) Maria Navarro at fsn-moderator@fao.org.

If you are interested in participating, the link to the questionnaire is: https://ugeorgia.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6Xy1dFhvC4VrQcB. Please feel also free to answer the questions in this Forum.

Your time, participation, and input are greatly appreciated. I thank you in advance for helping a graduate student and contributing to research for the greater-good.

Tyson Deal and Dr. Maria Navarro

University of Georgia
United States of America

Improving the nutritional impact of public food systems

par Salomeyesudas .

Dear Members,

My name is Salomeyesudas and I work as an independent consultant for several organizations in Tamil Nadu, India. Currently I am working on a research paper on public food systems for the Dhan Foundation.
In spite of the many public food distribution systems, India is facing nutritional emergencies and the prevalence of malnutrition remains very high.
One of the reasons is that food schemes are mainly based on the distribution of the energy-rich cereals wheat and rice but do not take the nutritional value of into account.
I would like to explore whether the introduction of different crops such as millets into the distribution system could yield improved nutritional outcomes.
In addition to case studies and example from India, I would be very grateful to receive information on other South Asian countries, such as Nepal and Sri Lanka.

Many thanks