30 September 2019
Food systems: the outrage deficit
I just completed a trio of meetings in Asia (TICAD), Africa (AGRF) and North America (UN General Assembly) all of which had a strong set of...
05 November 2018
Youth are the Future: They are also the Present
During the recent World Food Prize week in Des Moines, I was invited to give talks to 3 groups of young people: the Borlaug Fellows , the ...
Why I am driven to fight malnutrition
At GAIN we are passionate about changing the world to abolish the malnutrition that destroys lives, families and undermines communities and...
08 October 2018
SUN membership is relevant for ALL countries, no matter their income level. Here’s why.
By Lawrence Haddad , GAIN’s Executive Director Since 2010, the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement has inspired a new way of working c...
17 September 2018
Food Safety and Healthy Diets: Docking, Colliding or Passing in the Night?
I have been working on food security and malnutrition for 30 years and food safety issues have almost no visibility. I realised that I also...
13 July 2018
Making the Most of the Current Window of Opportunity for Nutrition in Pakistan
I just returned from a trip to Islamabad to meet the GAIN team and some of our partners. I’m no expert on Pakistan, but compared to 2013, t...
02 July 2018
Adolescents as Nutrition Catalysts: a Fire has been Lit!
A couple of weeks ago GAIN and the World Health Organization (WHO) organised a consultation “Adolescents: Agents of Change for a Well ...
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