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C Marinangeli is the Director of Nutrition, Science and Regulatory Affairs at Pulse Canada

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Mohammad Abdullah is a Research Associate at for Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals at the University of Manitoba

carlbergJared Carlberg is the Associate Dean in the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Science at the University of Manitoba

Peter Jones is the Director and a Professor at for Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals at the University of Manitoba

 

Each year the United Nations declares an “” of observance that highlights and bolsters awareness around a specific theme or concept. The “International Year” is promoted across the globe to encourage a mindfulness of global challenges and, ideally, meaningful change. In previous years, multiple paradigms were promoted - for example, 2014 was declared the “International Year of Family Farming,” “International Year of Crystallography” and “International Year Small Island Developing States”, while, 2015 was declared the “International Year of Soils” and “International Year of Light-based Technologies.” Intriguingly, the year 2016 International is comprised of a single theme, the “.” ...continue reading