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Webinar on measuring integrated agriculture and nutrition initiatives

agriculture and nutrition The international community is increasingly recognizing the importance of designing agriculture programs that focus on improving nutrition. How can we develop common metrics for integrated programming? We joined Tufts University and SPRING in a webinar to discuss promising work in this area.

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New studies and favorite resources to help farmers strengthen their resilience


This World Food Day, we're pleased to share a number of resources to help smallholder farmers strengthen their resilience:

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CRS receives DFID award to build resilience in Darfur 

As formerly displaced community members in Darfur, Sudan, return to their homes after years of conflict, they are facing insecure livelihoods—leading to depleted assets, depleted income and food insecurity. CRS and partners recently received funding from DFID to implement a project that will help thousands of households transition from a position of vulnerability to one of resilience.

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