Nutrition Experts Say Research Should Be Led By Africans, Not Donors

IRIN: Call for shake-up in Africa nutrition research
“…To change the face of nutritional research in Africa, the SUNRAY [Sustainable nutrition research for Africa in the years to come] project proposes an African-led ‘knowledge hub’ that will assess and build on existing knowledge and present effective solutions for major nutrition problems in Africa. It will help foster relationships between researchers and policymakers, and also incorporate mechanisms to ensure optimal uptake and use of nutrition research findings for policy development, implementation and programming…” (2/24).

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