The GNC is managing COVID-19 webpage with global, regional, and country-level resources for COVID-19 to assist Nutrition in Emergencies (NiE) practitioners and coordination teams with integration of COVID-19 preparedness and response into humanitarian nutrition response. In addition to the documents that were developed by the GNC and Global Nutrition Cluster (GNC) Technical Alliance (previously GTAM), it also includes other resources developed at global, regional and country levels that were neither developed nor endorsed by the GNC. Given the rapidly evolving situation, the webpage is continuously updated, please visit this page for daily updates and share information that is missing, directly to Faith Nzioka (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Joint UNICEF and GNC statement, calling for the inclusion of children affected by wasting, in the list of highly-vulnerable groups, as they may be at higher risk of COVID-19 related pneumonia.
The purpose of this note is to give guidance to Nutrition Sector/Cluster coordination mechanisms at national level, on adaptation of the core cluster coordination functions and working modalities, due to COVID-19’s.
This first Brief is meant to provide broad recommendations specific to nutrition information management, surveillance and monitoring in the context of COVID-19.
Judith Hodge took up her role as Knowledge Management (KM) Specialist with the GNC-CT team in January 2021. She has a masters’ degree in Public Health Nutrition and over 12 years’ experience in both global and UK-based nutrition projects, with a focus on d...Read this news
The framework reflects and promotes current and emerging best practice in nutrition in humanitarian contexts. The purpose of the competency framework is to contribute to improved nutrition outcomes by providing a standarised, inter-agency set of competencies required by people working in nutrition i
The crisis in South Sudan remains complex and protracted with both acute and chronic needs experienced at varying levels across 78 counties of the country and Abyei region. Nearly 4 million people remain displaced by the humanitarian crisis: 1.5 million internally and more than 2 million as refugees
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The Global Nutrition Cluster Technical Alliance (GNC Technical Alliance), formerly GTAM, is launching today! Join the official launch event at 3-4 pm Geneva time. Register now:
The #GNCTechnicalAlliance provides systematic, predictable, timely and coordinated nutrition technical assistance to Nutrition Emergency practitioners preparing for, responding to or recovering from Nutrition emergencies around the globe ➡️
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#Access to #water is important to prevent #malnutrition causing infections & #diseases such as #COVID19 through good #hygiene and hand-washing. We provided 50 wello water wheels in #Dharni, #Maharashtra, to enable #families in remote regions access water and practice good hygiene
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We are looking forward to sharing the special edition of Field Exchange on #ChildWasting in #SouthAsia this week. Why is wasting a critical issue in the region? Zulfi Bhutta has some important insights here ➡ #FEX63 @UNICEF @UNICEFROSA