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 Technical Assistance Mechanism for Nutrition (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.
Tech RRT in collaboration with SMART, GNC Coordination Team, GNC-Technical Alliance (formerly GTAM), IPC, UNICEF and Save the Children bring you another webinar to support nutrition surveys in the COVID-19 context. “Safely R...See this event
This Handbook aims to help UNICEF staff and partners increase their understanding of Accountability to Affected Populations (AAP) and to gain practical knowledge and skills in applying AAP principles in their daily work. It is intended as guidance, to be read in full or consulted on specific topics.
Additional guidance that may support you, and your respective partners, with the development of your HRPs. Guidance includes: NC-specific HRP and Nutrition Quality Assurance Checklist Cross-cutting issues Tip Sheet Cross-cutting A compendium of cross-cutting tools for the HPC
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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
#ReadingNow GTAM's Technical Brief: Supportive Spaces for Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies. #IYCF #IYCFE #breastfeeding
"Covid-19 threatens children's access to nutritious and affordable diets and is disrupting essential #nutrition services. If we fail to act urgently, the impacts will last a lifetime." – Henrietta Fore @unicefchief @UNICEF #nutritioncantwait #ACTNOW
There is a prevalence of all forms of #malnutrition - including hunger, nutrient deficiencies & overweight/obesity, worldwide. A transition towards healthy diets is urgent. What are the key actions needed – and by whom? Find out in the new @Glo_PAN report
TODAY: Join @ennonline and @WHO for a #webinar on the WHO Guideline Process, with a focus on wasting. Click here to register ➡️
Wasting treatment is being rolled out in 20 districts in Rajasthan using locally produced energy dense nutrition supplements. Read more in an early online article FEX special issue on South Asia launched 14th October📣 @UNICEFROSA @UNICEFIndia @gainindia
New protocols developed in India to manage at risk mothers and infants under six months. Read an online article released ahead of the Field Exchange special issue on wasting in South Asia 👉 #Indianutrition #MAMI #wasting #Fieldexchange