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A resource page for NUTR 398: Food Policy & Nutrition

FAO - Preparing Policy Briefs

Section 4.1 of this document provides useful guidance for writing policy briefs and a host of food-related examples.

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Google Scholar Search

Search Google

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Asignment Description & Rubrics

Find below documents pertaining to this assignment, including the assignment description and grading rubrics.

Finding Articles & Photos

Use the reseach databases below to find scholarly articles and other authoritative sources. Each has a different focus, so read the brief descriptions below each before searching.

Writing & Citing Help

The Art & Craft of Policy Briefs

This 18-minute video, from John Hopkins, provides an overview with excellent tips.