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2nd Federation of African Nutrition Societies Congress in Abuja Nigeria

FANUS in collaboration with the Nutrition Society of Nigeria present the 2nd FANUS conference in Abuja, Nigeria from 11-15 September 2011 with the theme Accelerating Nutrition Action for Africa's Development.

AGSNet members are encouraged to visit FANUS website for details about registration, abstract submission, accommodation and travel. Members are particularly encouraged to submit abstracts of all the interesting researches being done.

Full details of AGSNet planned activities at FANUS will be posted here soon.

AGSNet holds 3rd bienneal congress

The African Graduate Nutrition Students Network held its 3rd bienneal congress at the Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya on the 4th of October 2010. The conference held as pre-congress to the 4th African Nutrition and Epidemiology Conference was attended by 37 AGSNet members studying both within and outside Africa. Thus members present also had the opportunity to participate in the 4th ANEC congress from 4-9th October 2010.

Read the full report from this link.

Click here to access scientific journals

Find out about other Nutrition Capacity Building activities on the Continent:

African Nutrition Leadership Programme

Regional Capacity Building groups

Information Technology for the Advancement of Nutrition in Africa (ITANA)

Federation of African Nutrition Societies (FANUS)

African Nutrition Society

World Public Health Nutrition Association

News from the Regions:

The session will be featuring news from around the regions. For now we need to know our Regional Representatives. They are:

Central Africa Region:

East Africa Region:

North Africa Region:

AGSNet-Maroc is created

South Africa Region:

West Africa Region:

Group meets for Post-Conference Briefing
Students at Meeting of Nigeria Society of Nutrition
Motivation/Sensitization Meeting


Other Reports

AGSNet's Contribution to MDGs - 31st SCN Report

Click here for a photo report of the Inaugural conference

Inaugural Conference Photos

Last updated: 30 May 2011

By Reginald Annan

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