March 2017

The ILSI Research Foundation brings scientists together to improve environmental sustainability and human health. Discover in our monthly newsletter how we are advancing, disseminating and translating science into proactive solutions.

Save the Date for the 5th Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference
Under the auspices of the South Asia Biosafety Program, the ILSI Research Foundation and Biotech Consortium India Limited are pleased to announce the 5th Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference which will be held 11-13 September 2017 in Bangalore, India.  This conference is the premier biosafety meeting in South Asia, and provides an essential forum to hear from leading scientists representing regulatory agencies, public sector research institutions, and the private sector in South Asia and internationally. Registration information to follow.
Four e-Learning Courses Now Available in Chinese
Register today for free, self-paced, interactive courses related to food safety, biosafety and biotechnology developed by the ILSI Research Foundation. 

Workshop on Phase II Capacity Building Project on Biosafety: Outcomes and Way Forward

At the request of the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Government of India, the ILSI Research Foundation provided significant technical support under the risk assessment and risk management component of the Phase II Capacity Building Project on Biosafety.  Learn about the March workshop marking the completion of the project. 
Spotlight on Food Systems, Nutrition and Health in a Changing Environment

The ILSI Research Foundation is pleased to be participating in a workshop in April which will explore the intersection of food production, human nutrition and health in the global response to climate and environmental change, and develop strategies to facilitate research in this arena. Registration is free but pre-registration is highly encouraged.