Prevention and control of agriculture-associated diseases

Orma Boran cattle crossing a river in Kenya

Orma Boran cattle crossing a river in Kenya (photo credit: ILRI/R. Dolan)

Welcome to AgHealth, the website of the agriculture-associated diseases component of the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition for Health.

The CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition for Health is led by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and has four research components:

  1. Value chains for enhanced nutrition
  2. Biofortification
  3. Prevention and control of agriculture-associated diseases
  4. Integrated agriculture, nutrition and health programs and policies

The Food Safety and Zoonoses program of the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) leads the research component on prevention and control of agriculture-associated diseases, which has several projects under each of four major research activities:

This site is an online portal and source of information, news and updates on ILRI’s research on agriculture-associated diseases.

Visit the News and Events pages to stay up to date with developments on various projects and related activities.

Access the ILRI Food Safety and Zoonoses program profile