Online, 11 Jul 2016. On June 16, the Global Donor Platform’s Nutrition Work Stream hosted a virtual briefing to examine the state of the art in nutrition-sensitive agriculture (NSA) both from a conceptual point of view and regarding its translation into practice. Representatives of major donors, international organisations, research institutes and NGOs shared and discussed their perspectives, approaches and experiences in addressing and promoting NSA.

Washington, 5 Jul 2016. This years’ World Food Prize was awarded last week during a ceremony at the U.S. State Department to four extraordinary laureates - Drs. Maria Andrade, Robert Mwanga, Jan Low and Howarth Bouis. The Global Donor Platform has closely cooperated with Mr. Bouis in the past and looks forward to cooperate and exchange with all four laureates in the future.

Online, 5 Jul 2016. In June 2016, the Global Nutrition Report was released. The report is an independent and comprehensive annual stocktake of the state of the world’s nutrition. It documents the world’s progress in combating malnutrition, and it identifies best practice examples and actions to accelerate that progress and fill existing gaps.

Online, 23 Jun 2016. Several so-called emerging donors are already active on the African continent and invest in several different sectors. The European Commission analyses in this report the relationship between the traditional donor, EU and the new actors that are taking on more and more responsibility and draws conclusions about the future position of the EU.

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