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Interim Guidance on Household Surveys during COVID-19: SMART

As the COVID-19 pandemic is still unfolding, most countries have introduced measures to cope with the increased caseload of severe COVID-19 patients while maintaining core health services and implementing measures to control the transmission of the virus. Partners involved in nutrition programming…

IMC: Nutrition Programming-Adjusting to COVID-19 guidance

Produced by International Medical Corps, this guidance document outlines adaptations to global nutrition programming during the COVID-19 pandemic. The document summarizes key global recommendations made for community-based management of acute malnutrition (CMAM), infant and young-child feeding…

Guidance on financial and in-kind contributions from the food and beverage industry in emergency context

The brief outlines some key considerations when working on nutrition in humanitarian contexts around accepting financial contributions or contributions in-kind from the food and beverage sector. Agencies who have not yet, but would like to endorse this guidance should contact the GTAM Coordination…

Prevention, Early Detection and Treatment of Wasting in Children 0-59 Months through National Health Systems in the Context of COVID-19, UNICEF and WHO

This document serves as a tool for implementing the recommendations reflected in existing WHO and UNICEF guidance on the delivery of services through national health systems for the prevention, early detection and treatment of child wasting in the context of COVID-19. This note reflects broad…

Evidence and Guidance Note on the Use of Cash and Voucher Assistance for Nutrition Outcomes in Emergencies

The main purpose of this document is to provide the nutrition sector with evidence and guidance to more routinely consider and, if appropriate, use cash and voucher modalities in nutrition in emergencies response in order to better address the nutritional needs of vulnerable populations. It…

Wasting and COVID-19 Programme Adaptations Information Note 005

This information note outlines adaptations required to existing community-based  MAMI programmes in the context of COVID-19: In contexts where services or programmes to manage at-risk infants under six months are in place, further decentralisation to community-based identification, follow-up and…

COVID-19 RESPONSE: APPLYING THE IASC GUIDELINES ON INCLUSION OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES IN HUMANITARIAN ACTION

This note provides an overview of the factors that may put persons with disabilities at heightened risk in the COVID-19 pandemic and response in humanitarian settings; and proposes actions to address these risks. This note draws on the IASC Guidelines on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in…

Deployable & Remote Services and Mechanisms during the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has limited OCHA’s ability to deploy its usual global, centrally managed tools and services in support of field operations in the case of a sudden-onset disaster or deterioration in current humanitarian operations. Whilst OCHA currently maintains some deployment capacity…

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