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TCI offers funding to attend Global Food Security Conference

Attention Young Indian Scholars! TCI is offering a unique funding opportunity to attend the 2nd International Conference on Global Food Security, hosted at the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, NY on October 11-14, 2015. Young Indian scholars (Indian citizens, based in India) who have an accepted paper/poster and who have completed the application for funding …

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Book Review featured in Nature

Dr. Pingali offers context and enthusiasm for The Big Ratchet: How Humanity Thrives in the Face of Natural Crisis by Ruth DeFries. The review “Wringing food from the world” was published in Nature Geoscience in March 2015.

Publication Alert: two articles featured in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

In the volume Paths of Convergence for Agriculture, Health, and Wealth, the leading article Agriculture, health, and wealth convergence: bridging traditional food systems and modern agribusiness solutions was prepared by the volume’s co-editors: Laurette Dubé, Patrick Webb, Narendra K. Arora and Prabhu Pingali. TCI’s work on the Minimum Nutrition Dataset for Agriculture (MNDA) was also …

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TCI 2013-2014 Annual Report

We are pleased to share this year’s annual report! To learn more about our accomplishments and understand where we hope to go next, be sure to check out the Research Highlights and Beyond 2014 sections. Many thanks to our partners, affiliates and supporters for making our first year a success!

Visit our blog

The TCI blog has gotten a makeover. Visit our blog where we will continue to offer regular updates on our work through progress reports and features like Field Notes. And follow @TataCornell on Twitter for even more frequent updates and links to content you care about.

TCI welcomes Summer 2014 TCI intern cohort!

We are pleased to announce our 2014 intern cohort who will be working on furthering the development of the Minimum Nutrition Dataset for Agriculture (MNDA) initiative underway in India with ICRISAT. Welcome to the TCI team!

Festschrift held for TCI Advisory Council Chair Per Pinstrup-Andersen

A Festschrift in honor of Per Pinstrup-Andersen, sponsored by the Division of Nutritional Sciences, was held at Cornell University on December 13 and 14, 2013. Per’s colleagues, collaborators, and students paid tribute and presented papers in the areas of Food Systems, Health, and Nutrition; Agricultural Development and Research and Technology Policy; Globalization, Trade, and Poverty; and …

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