Drivers of Food Choice

The purpose of the Drivers of Food Choice competitive grants program is to facilitate, synthesize and disseminate research to provide a deep understanding of the drivers of food choice among the poor in developing countries in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa that account for 90% of the global burden of undernutrition. DFC Projects also aim to strengthen country-level leadership in nutrition, and foster a global community of food-choice researchers.

Drivers of Food Choice announces grant recipients

Drivers of Food Choice (DFC) has awarded grants to 7 new recipients in the second round of its Competitive Grants Program. The grants support research that will improve understanding of food choice in urban and rural food settings among the poor in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Call for ANH Abstracts!

The ANH Academy invites the submission of abstracts for the Research Conference on research at the nexus of agriculture and food systems, nutrition and health to be held in India from 24 – 28 June 2019 (city TBC). The conference program will include invited papers for oral presentations of various…

Latest News

HPEB Researchers Receive Additional $771K to Boost Synthesis and Dissemination of Findings from Drivers of Food Choice Competitive Grants Program

The BMGF has awarded us an additional funding to support dissemination and synthesis of findings emerging from all 15 DFC studies. Click below to read more.

Call for ANH Abstracts!

The ANH Academy invites the submission of abstracts for the Research Conference on research at the nexus of agriculture and food systems, nutrition and health to be held in India from 24 – 28 June 2019 (city TBC).

Read about the DFC team presence at ANH Academy Week 2018

Almost all DFC subgrants were represented at ANH Academy Week 2018 in Accra, Ghana. Click the button below to read about the presentations and activities hosted by DFC team members.

Special Events

08 Sep 2017

ANH Academy Week 2019

We are delighted to announce that the 2019 Agriculture, Nutrition & Health Academy Week will take place in HyderabadIndia, from 24 – 28 June, 2019.

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