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International Ag Day speaker to discuss solutions to persistent malnutrition

Prabhu Pingali, director of the Tata-Cornell University Initiative for Agriculture and Nutrition, will speak April 7 at 4 p.m. in the Georgia Museum of Art as part of this year’s International Agriculture Day sponsored by the UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. His talk, “Addressing Persistent Malnutrition in the Developing World-Getting Beyond the Focus on Increasing the Pile of Food Grains,” is open free to the public.

In addition to Pingali’s talk, a number of award presentations will occur during the reception, including the CAES Undergraduate Global Citizen Award, the Edward T. and Karen Kanemasu Global Engagement Award and the Global Programs Graduate International Travel Award.