VACANCY: Scientist, Forests, Food Security and Nutrition – Center for International Forestry Research

A vacancy has become available at the Center for International Forestry Research. The Scientist for Forests, Food Security and Nutrition will support CIFOR’s growing portfolio of work linking forests, food security and nutrition, including the work of the Bushmeat Research Initiative, by providing support for on-going projects and feedback on outputs and proposals for future work […]

EARLY CAREER TRAVEL GRANTS FOR IUNS-ICN

The International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS) is sponsoring travel to the 21st International Congress of Nutrition (IUNS-ICN) in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 15-20th October 2017.  A limited number of travel grants is available for early career scientists (within 10 years of graduation). To apply visit the ICN website where you will find more information on eligibility and […]

eNA Needs and Demand Survey – still open!

The eNA Needs and Demands Survey is still open! IUNS is proud to be a founding partner of the eNutrition Academy (eNA), along with Nutrition Society of the UK and Ireland, American Society for Nutrition (ASN), Federation of African Nutrition Societies (FANUS) and African Nutrition Society (ANS). The eNA has recently developed a ‘Needs and […]

eNutrition Academy Needs and Demand Survey

IUNS is proud to be a founding partner of the eNutrition Academy (eNA), along with Nutrition Society of the UK and Ireland, American Society for Nutrition (ASN), Federation of African Nutrition Societies (FANUS) and African Nutrition Society (ANS). The eNA has recently developed a ‘Needs and Demand’ survey to gather opinions and views on e-learning […]

Road to ICN 2017 obesity symposium

The ‘Road to ICN 2017’ Omics Science series understanding and addressing obesity symposium was held in Chile on 19th October 2016. The symposium was very successful and photos from the event are below.   Participants of the symposium with Prof. Angel Gil, Prof. Alfredo Martinez and Dr Mabel Carrera.

ICSU Call for scientific and non-academic reviewers LIRA 2030 Africa

ICSU are looking for scientists and non-academic experts with expertise in energy systems, air pollution, health, provision of health services, climate migration and adaptation, land use and urban planning and disaster risk reduction in the urban environment to review full proposals between Nov 2016 to mid Jan 2017. The deadline for expression of interests is […]