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Video coverage of TCI’s Annual Celebration 2016

TCI hosts its year-end annual celebration to review the year’s accomplishments, present our latest research, and share a vision for the year ahead. We also launch our Annual Report. The event was held on Friday, December 9th, 2016.

Speakers include:

Welcome & Opening Remarks with CALS Associate Dean Max Pfeffer

2016 in Review: Reflections and Vision from TCI Director Prabhu Pingali

Briefings from the Field, featuring:

  • TCI Scholar Shiuli Vanaja on AguaClara Drinking Water Systems and Women’s Time Savings in Jharkhand
  • TCI Scholar Maureen Valentine on Intensifying Goat Production in Odisha
  • TCI Postdoctoral Fellow Mathew Abraham on Improving the Pulses Supply to Address Micronutrient Malnutrition

TCI Faculty Fellow Debbie Cherney on Sustainable Livestock Feeding Systems in the Face of Intensifying Goat Production

Professor Peter Hobbs on the TCI Soil Health Project in Jharkhand

TCI Scholar Tanvi Rao on Determinants of Maternal Nutrition Outcomes

TCI Scholar Anthony Wenndt on Mitigating Risk Factors Associated with Mycotoxin Accumulation across the Food System

TCI Researcher Karina Acosta on the Triple Burden of Malnutrition

Reflections on the 2016 TCI Summer Internship Program: Research Project Briefings

  • TCI-ICRISAT Team: Cairo Archer (speaking), Irene Bae, Rachel Murro, and Dieynab Diatta on Intrahousehold Food Allocation and Adolescent Nutrition: A Case-Study in Rural Maharashtra
  • Jessica Sokolow on Transformation through Self-Help Group Participation
  • Hanzhou Yang on Clarifying Food Safety Regulations & Policies