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Current TCI research: Nutrition messaging in Orissa

Check out our blog! Lua Wilkinson, a Cornell University PhD student in Nutrition Sciences and TCI Scholar, shares about her recent fieldwork focusing on nutrition messaging in rural Orissa. TCI FIELD NOTES are a series of blog posts dedicated for current TCI Scholars, Fellows and TCI staff to share experiences, insight and stories stemming from …

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TCI Field Notes: Linking women’s empowerment, iron deficiency and farming systems

TCI FIELD NOTES are a series of blog posts dedicated for current TCI Scholars, Fellows, and staff to share experiences, insight, and stories stemming from TCI funded fieldwork throughout India. Soumya Gupta is current (2013) TCi Scholar pursuing a Ph.D in Applied Economics and Management at Cornell University. She writes this post from the Chandrapur district …

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Women leading change in rural India

TCI director Prabhu Pingali set out on a 4,000 km journey across four states – Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and Jharkhand – to conduct interviews with farmers in more than 20 locations throughout India. Here are some of his reflections at the completion of the trip. Read more.