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Achieving healthy and sustainable food systems

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The London Centre for Integrative Research on Agriculture and Health (LCIRAH) is an inter-collegiate, interdisciplinary research consortium that seeks to answer the question:
How do we achieve sustainable food and agriculture systems which promote health and well-being for all people?

Our members

The LCIRAH Team comprises research staff and doctoral students from different disciplinary areas in our four member Colleges.

Member publications

LCIRAH has been a hub for developing research ideas and methods to address complex problems at the nexus of environment, food and health.

News and blogs

Webinar: Power and priorities: equitable partnerships in Agriculture, Nutrition and Health research

Thursday, 11 June – 13:00 to 14:30 London time Register here: In global health and development, research is now more than ever about partnership across countries and disciplines. Research organisations…

New PhD and MSc opportunities!

Bristol Vet School: Link to advert New PhD as part of the Medical Research Foundation National PhD Training Programme in Antimicrobial Resistance Research: Hobby Farming: Exploring Human-Animal Interactions, Disease Management and…

What a visit to an Indian market reveals about the danger – and importance – of food markets

For Bhavani Shankar, a trip to an Indian vegetable market revealed many issues of health and safety, but also highlighted the importance of such places for global nutrition. Read the…

PhD opportunity at RVC!

RVC has published a 4 years fully-funded opportunity to research the impact of food chain health risk messages on consumers’ demand for poultry products in India   Project Summary Rapidly…

Blog post - Of milk and minorities

In Vietnam, milk – in various forms – highlights important food and nutrition equity issues.

IMMANA Call for Grant Applications

Competitive Research Grants to Develop and Validate Innovative Methods and Metrics for Agriculture and Nutrition Actions round 3.

IMMANA Call for Fellowship Applications

Round 5 IMMANA Fellowships for emerging leaders in agriculture, nutrition, and health research is now open.

Sign up to the IFSTAL programme

LSHTM, RVC and SOAS Masters students can sign up to the IFSTAL programme’

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