Empowering communities to use agrobiodiversity for nutritious diets

In a new GIZ-funded project in Kenya and Ethiopia, communities will develop their own action plans to improve nutrition and diet diversity with...

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Our actions are our future

In his World Food Day blog, Juan Lucas Restrepo, Director General of Bioversity International and CEO-Designate of the Alliance of Bioversity...

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Terraced farming with grass strips to reduce soil erosion, Uganda. Credit: Bioversity International/D. Jarvis

Climate change, land and agriculture

The latest IPCC report makes clear that agriculture has enormous potential to help solve the problems climate change poses. And biodiversity, as an...

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The Great Food Transformation

Launched today, the EAT-Lancet Commission on Healthy Diets from Sustainable Food Systems sets out proposed global scientific targets to drive the...

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Seasonal availability workshop in Dungariya village, Madhya Pradesh, India. Credit: Bioversity International/G. Meldrum

Adding colour to rural diets year round with the Seasonal Food Availability Booklet

From focus group to plate: a new tool developed by Bioversity International to enhance the use of local agrobiodiversity for health and nutrition

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Diversity fair in Ecuador. Credit: Bioversity International/S.Padulosi

Resilient seeds for the future of food

A new report from the Global Alliance for the Future of Food focuses on including farmers in policymaking conversations about preserving seed...

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Women selling indigenous vegetables in a market in Nairobi. Credit: Pete Muller/Prime for Nature

Indigenous vegetables make a comeback in Kenya and other African countries

Nature highlights the revival of indigenous vegetable in Kenya and other African countries this month, a positive trend towards bringing more...

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Cover of Connecting Global Priorities: Biodiversity and Human Health, a State of Knowledge Review. Credit: CBD/WHO

Not just any apricot in the fruit basket - Understanding the connections between agricultural biodiversity, human health and nutrition

Connecting Global Priorities: Biodiversity and Human Health, co-published by the CBD and WHO, brings together the state of knowledge on how...

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Women selecting chillis for market/food industry, Peru. Credit: Bioversity International/X.Scheldeman

Reaching Across the Metaphorical Divide: Understanding Sustainable Diets and Food Systems

What does it mean to have a 'sustainable food system' and how do we get there? Bruce Cogill, Programme Leader, Diet Diversity for Nutrition and...

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Malaysia food dish. Credit: Bioversity International

Why biodiversity matters for food and nutrition security

M. Ann Tutwiler's latest blog is on the role that agricultural biodiversity can play in reducing malnutrition. Ann is taking part in an expert panel...

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