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BREAKOUT SESSION 5: POLICY AND INSTITUTIONAL APPROACHES - Speaker: Bhavani Shankar

Bhavani Shankar, Leverhulme Centre for Integrative Research in Agriculture and Health (LCIRAH), UK and School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK

Policy Evaluation in the Agriculture-Nutrition Space: A Review

This presentation will discuss the nature of the available evidence on how traditional agricultural policy instruments have impacted on nutrition and health outcomes. It will reflect on the challenges involved in inferring the causal impact of agricultural policies on nutrition outcomes, comment on the existing evidence, and highlight interesting recent examples of policy impact evaluation in the agriculture-nutrition space.