Global Nutrition Report 2018


The 2018 Global Nutrition Report shares insights into the current state of global nutrition, highlighting the unacceptably high burden of malnutrition in the world. It identifies areas where progress has been made in recent years but argues that it is too slow and too inconsistent. It puts forward five critical steps that are needed to speed up progress to end malnutrition in all its forms and argues that, if we act now, it is not too late to achieve this goal. In fact, we have an unprecedented opportunity to do so.

2017 Global food policy report


IFPRI’s flagship report reviews the major food policy issues, developments, and decisions of 2016, and highlights challenges and opportunities for 2017 at the global and regional levels.

Nutrition and food systems, World Food Security 2017


Nutrition and food systems is a report by the High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition of the Committee on World Food Security from September 2017.

Joint child malnutrition estimates - Levels and trends (2017 edition)


By UNICEF-WHO-The World Bank Group

The inter-agency team released new joint estimates for child stunting, overweight, underweight, wasting and severe wasting (May 2017 edition) using the same methodology as in previous years. These new estimates supersede former analyses results published by UNICEF, WHO and the World Bank Group.

Designing Complexity‑Sensitive Theories of Change for Cross‑Sector Partnerships


A recent paper by Rob van Tulder and Nienke Keen titled Capturing Collaborative Challenges: Designing Complexity‑Sensitive Theories of Change for Cross‑Sector Partnerships.

Report: MSPs to finance and improve food security and nutrition


The High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition of the CFS has just published its report on “Multi-stakeholder partnerships to finance and improve food security and nutrition in the framework of the 2030 Agenda”.

Value for money: Guatemala's forest landscape restoration


Authors: IUCN

The primary objective of this assessment is to determine the value for money (VfM) of IUCN's contribution to Guatemala’s forest landscape restoration (FLR) policy formulation processes during the period 2012-2016.

Paper: Triggering regime change


A comparative analysis of the performance of innovation platforms that attempted to change the institutional context for nine agricultural domains in West Africa.

Cahiers Agricultures Special Issue


EDP Open published a special issue of Cahiers Agricultures titled Innovation Platforms and Projects to support smallholder development - Experiences from sub-Saharan Africa.

Capacity building of Malawi's female farmers on FLR


This brief by IUCN focuses on building knowledge and developing the capacity of Malawi’s female farmers on forest landscape restoration. 

As farmers, foresters and providers, women have a unique understanding of the ecosystems they live alongside. A pioneering radio programme in Malawi is tapping into this immense body of knowledge by creating a platform for women to engage in landscape restoration.