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To develop transformative and sustainable research-based solutions that enhance nutrition, health, livelihoods, and the environment globally through improved food systems.


The Mission of the Food Systems Institute is to:

  • Conduct transdisciplinary research on critical food systems issues that is transformative and pushes beyond the frontiers of current knowledge.
  • Develop transdisciplinary curricula and training for stakeholders across food systems.
  • Translate science to stakeholders and promote the adoption of improved practices and technologies.