To assist with attending the FENS 2019 Conference in Dublin, Ireland this October, The International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS) is sponsoring travel to the conference. The Early Career Travel Bursary programme is available on a first-come-first-served basis. Travel bursaries are available to those who can least afford to attend scientific meetings and conferences around […]
One contribution to the IUNS Capacity Development opportunities is the Nutrition Society of the UK and Ireland Training Academy. IUNS already collaborates with the Nutrition Society in the e-Nutrition Academy. The Nutrition Society launched its Training Academy (NSTA) during 2018. The aim of which is to assist nutrition scientists in meeting their needs at various […]
Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) is currently looking for an experienced M&E and Research Coordinator to join the team. The post will be based in Montreal, Canada, with significant opportunity for travel. The post holder would be coordinating activity and work on behalf of GODAN across the African continent. For a full […]
“Scientific basis for FBDGs – new challenges” Translating scientific findings into nutritional recommendations. FENS are hosting a Summer School in Belgrade (19 – 23 August, 2019) in collaboration with the Serbian Nutrition Society and the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Belgrade on the topic “Scientific basis for FBDGs – new challenges”. The Summer School is […]
IPBES released a series of links to new outreach videos about the five Assessment Reports launched by IPBES6. For more information and to view the videos please follow the link here
The World Health Organisation (WHO) Department of Nutrition for Health and Development (NHD) is looking for data on the effectiveness of policies on nutrition labelling, and on policies to restrict marketing to children. Deadline 5 April 2019.
The IUNS Newsletter October 2018 edition is now available to read online or to download in pdf form. This edition contains a report from ANEC VIII held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and news from the IUNS Task Forces.
The programme to promote Flavour Research amongst PhD students in Europe by awarding six first year bursaries and one best thesis prize is a great with enthusiastic participation from many universities across Europe. A consortium of companies including DSM, Givaudan, IFF, Kerry, Lesaffre, MCLS Europe and Nestle support the programme which is not in its […]
The latest edition of the IUNS Newsletter is available to read online. The May 2018 edition of this biannual newsletter features the IUNS Council’s activities at the 21st IUNS-ICN held in October 2017 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Read more.
The Hideyo Noguchi Prize is now taking applications. The Prize aims to honour individuals with outstanding achievements in the fields of medical research and medical services to combat infectious and other diseases in Africa, thus contributing to the health and welfare of the African people and of all humankind. For more information including application criteria […]