The 14th Newsletter of the Nutritional & Health-related Environmental Studies Section is now available. Read about The International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) recently published paper in Science that changes our understanding of metabolism as we age.  Other news includes updates on research projects, virtual meetings, conferences and webinars, reports, and new tools, as well as some inspiring success stories an the latest IAEA… Read more »


The Nutrition Society is co-hosting with the French Nutrition Society in Lille a conference titled ‘Urban Food Policies for Sustainable Nutrition and Health’ The aim is to bring urban policy makers together with scientists. The conference will take place in Lille, France 27-28 January 2022. There is a call for abstracts open, and an open… Read more »





 The FENS Board has begun preparations for the 14th European Nutrition Conference to be held in Belgrade in 2023.   The theme of the conference is “Food, Nutrition and Health: Translating science into practice”.  The format of the programme will broadly follow that of the previous conferences in Berlin and Dublin, but with an increased number of sessions… Read more »



The Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation is offering a 2-year fellowship grant for early career researchers committed to sustainable foods systems and diets. The grant will support a postdoctoral researcher to carry out a project at a university or research centre in Spain. Nominations for the fellowship are open until 5 March 2021. For more… Read more »


The 22nd IUNS-ICN was scheduled to be held from September 14-19, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. In view of the worldwide spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, the organisers of ICN have been carefully monitoring its impact.  Due to its developing situation and difficulties in travelling abroad, after much thought and deliberation, the Organizing Committee of 22nd IUNS-ICN has decided… Read more »