Announcement: New NSSP Working Paper now Available!

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and its Nigeria Strategy Support Program (NSSP) is pleased to announce the publication of a new Working Paper titled

New Publication: 2016 Global Nutrition Report Now Available

The Nigeria Strategy Support Program is pleased to announce the launch of the 2016 Global Nutrition Report from the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) entitled “Global Nutrition Report 2016: From Promise to Impact: Ending Malnutrition by 2030.”

Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis: Nigeria

The Nigerian Comprehensive Food Security and Vulnerability Analysis (CFSVA) provides an in-depth assessment of the food security situation within Nigeria. This is very important as it equips policymakers with timely and relevant information that will aid the targeting of interventions. Some of the most pertinent findings of the study are listed below: • Food insecurity >> Read more

Recap of IFPRI-NSSP 2012 Research Conference

NSSP RESEARCH CONFERENCE: Informing Nigeria's Agricultural Transformation Agenda with Policy Analysis and Research Evidence Held November 13-14, 2012 NSSP's 2012 conference highlighted the results of the program's research over the two years which have passed since its National Stakeholders Forum in 2010. The conference was intended to bring together policymakers, researchers, development partners, and other >> Read more

Nigeria Agricultural News Digest

The Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition

The Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition (FSN Forum) invites interested parties to online discussion on "How to Feed the World in 2050?" and other questions related to the future of agriculture. To join the discussion, please register online at http://km.fao.org/fsn/fsn-regform/ or participate by requesting a temporary subscription at fsn-moderator@fao.org. Contributions can be made >> Read more

NSSP/APSF Research Seminar: Quantitative Analysis of Determinants of Maternal and Child Nutrition in Nigeria

NSSP/APSF is please to invite those in Abuja to its 5th research seminar on Quantitative Analysis of Determinants of Maternal and Child Nutrition in Nigeria by Dr. Victor Ajieroh on Tuesday 7th July 2009 at 2:00 PM.  The seminar will be held in the PrOpCom Conference Hall at 40 Mississippi Close, Maitama.    The abstract of the presentation >> Read more

Relevant Journals on Agriculture and Food Security

Food Security Journal This new journal aims to define the constraints - physical, biological, socio-economic and political – for accessing an appropriate diet and address the means by which these constraints may be overcome.  Contributions to the journal consist of original refereed papers, review articles, case studies, commentaries and letters to the editor. To receive >> Read more

“Gender Dimensions of Agriculture, Poverty, Nutrition, and Food Security in Nigeria”

In Nigeria, women are often marginalized in their access to economic, political, and social resources compared to men, rendering them relatively poorer than their male counterparts. Important differences also exist between women and men in their contributions to agriculture, and in poverty, nutrition and food security levels. This review aims to provide insights into the >> Read more