The GNC Mission
The GNC exists to collectively strengthen the technical and coordination capacities for nutrition in countries, based on the needs of affected populations. This is to enable countries to forecast nutrition trends and better prepare for, respond to, and recover from, shocks during humanitarian emergencies, thereby contributing to global efforts to prevent and treat malnutrition in all its forms.
The GNC’s Strategy sets out its vision for the future, with new strategic objectives (People; Operational & Technical Support; Enabling Environment) and ways of working.
An update to the normative guidance on the prevention and management of wasting and/or nutritional oedema, also known as acute malnutrition.
The GNC and Technical Alliance Annual Report is an in-depth report in two parts - global-level and *country-level (*coming soon) – and outlines the progress made in 2022 toward improving NiE coordination and programming.
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Since 2017, the GNC has been operating with two critical support arms: 1) coordination/IM via the GNC Coordination Team, and 2) technical support via the GNC Technical Alliance. While there is significant overlap in how these two arms deliver support, both arms have maintained separate external-faci
IYCF-E programming is set of lifesaving interventions that targets pregnant and breastfeeding women, adolescents and girls, infants, and young children, some of the most vulnerable groups during humanitarian crisis. IYCF-E is not just a matter for nutritionists: all emergency actors need
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January 2022- December 2022
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