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.
The new GTAM Website is now available. You can find the following information on the Website: Key resources about different thematic areas in the field of Nutrition in Emergencies A dedicated COVID-19 page with tools for programmatic adaptation Gener...Read this news
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(1/2) Thank you to all those presented (@savechildrenuk @safelyfedcanada @UNICEF @TechRRT @JohnsHopkinsSPH ) and participated in the webinar "Protecting, promoting & supporting IYCF during the #COVID19 pandemic: reflections and recommendations" earlier today.
@TechRRT, GTAM, @ENNonline , @UNICEF, @save_children, @WorldVision and @GOAL_Global bring you another critical webinar on Thursday on #Covid_19 and child wasting. For more info and how to register go here
Well done Martha (Tech RRT CMAM Advisor) for completing her deployment to Zambia. Martha worked with the Zambia MoH team & @unicefzambia to review the CMAM program, develop a scale up plan & train MoH. Here we can see trainees during a role plan of active case finding!
Do you believe that good nutrition is a human right, including in humanitarian crises? We do! Come and join@UNICEF headquarters. What are you waiting for? Here is the vacancy:
The 5 GTAM Consultant Rosters are now operational, have a look : . If you need staff support in IYCF-E, CMAM, Micronutrient supplementation, Intregated nutrition-specific and nutrition-sensitive and Nutrition assessments, you can already place a request