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AflaControl

Exploring the Scope of Cost-Effective Aflatoxin Strategies in Maize and Groundnut Value Chains so as to Improve Market Access of the Poor in Africa This project aims to provide evidence-based information on the cost-effectiveness of existing control…

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Aflatoxin and Child Stunting in Kenya

Aflatoxin is a known toxin that resides in soil and enters plants. There is no technology to prevent entry of aflatoxin into the food chain in the field. Although aflatoxin is harmful to humans, much remains unknown about its specific effects, specifically…

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Aflatoxin and Stunting in Young Children

Shedding light on the association between aflatoxin and stunting in young children The U.S. Centers for Disease Control estimates that over 4.5 billion people are chronically exposed to aflatoxin in their diet. The case for the association between aflatoxin…

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Africa Impact Evaluation Network

The use of impact evaluations has rapidly increased in Sub-Saharan Africa over the past decade, with estimates reaching up to 250 completed or on-going impact studies in the region. Increased knowledge and awareness of African impact evaluation projects can…

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Africa Rising

A growing consensus in agriculture development is the idea that, in the coming decades, an overall increase in global food production is needed from existing agricultural land, without further degradation of natural resources and ecosystem services. Or, in…

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African Agricultural Markets Programme (AAMP)

The African Agricultural Markets Programme (AAMP) aims to enhance regional capacity, policy dialogue, and coordination on staple food markets in eastern and southern Africa. AAMP provides policymakers with up-to-date research results, as well as training…

  the Niger, Indus and Mekong basins.
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Agricultural development, ecosystems and their services

Insights from Agent-Based Modeling in the Indus, Mekong and Niger basins  The CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE) in conjunction with the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and partners is promoting a new approach to…

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AGRODEP

African Growth and Development Policy (AGRODEP) Modeling Consortium

Alive and Thrive
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Alive and Thrive

Alive and Thrive is a 5-year (2009-2014), 3-country initiative to combat global child undernutrition through the promotion of appropriate infant and young child feeding (IYCF) practices, using Vietnam, Ethiopia and Bangladesh as demonstration countries. Just…

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