Menu ENN Search

US Breastfeeding Committee urges support of b/feeding in aftermath of Katrina

Author: US Breastfeeding Committee
Year: 2005
Resource type: News

Hurricane, Katrina, USA 19th Sept 2005. United States Breastfeeding Committee

www.usbreastfeeding.org/News-and-Events/PR-2005-09-19-Disaster.pdf

Download

press-release-by-us-breastfeeding-committee-19-sept-2005.pdf (PDF, 61kb)

More like this

FEX: Scaling up the treatment of acute childhood malnutrition in Niger

Milton Tectonidis By Isabelle Defourny, Emmanuel Drouhin, Mego Terzian, Mercedes Tatay, Johanne Sekkenes and Milton Tectonidis Emmanuel Drouhin is the Niger Desk Officer,...

FEX: Retrospective determination of whether famine existed in Niger

Summary of published research1 A child admitted to an MSF therapeutic feeding programme in Niger. A recent study set out to apply the famine scale developed by Howe and...

FEX: Impact of food aid on two communities in Niger

By Sarah McKune and Nicole Hood Dr Sarah McKune is the Director of Public Health Programmes at the University of Florida. She has worked in the West African Sahel since 2004,...

FEX: Distribution of WFP food aid in West Darfur

Summary of research1 Receiving WFP food aid in West Darfur In order to investigate the evolution of the humanitarian situation in Darfur, trends in nutritional status and...

Operational challenges of implementing community therapeutic care (2005)

Date: 28th February to 2nd March, 2005 Venue: Washington D.C. Convenors: AED, FANTA, Save the Children US, Concern Worldwide and Valid International Summary In response to...

FEX: Real-time evaluation of WFPs tsunami response

Summary of published report1 Sorting WFP food in Indonesia The World Food Programme (WFP) recently published the findings of a real-time evaluation (RTE) of their response to...

Review of the efficacy and impact of emergency programmes

Donor: CIDA Collaborators: SCUK and Westminster University ENN Project Lead: Jeremy Shoham Timeframe: Project completed in 2011 Background This project was undertaken in...

Resource: Health and Nutrition Survey in Earthquake Affected Areas of Pakistan

A scientific in-depth survey conducted with about 2400 households in 4 different geographical areas duiring November to December 2005 - mainly 6-8 weeks after the...

Resource: Infant feeding in Emergency Situations. A report from the national convention of BPNI, 2005

India, on 9-10 Nov 2005 held by BPNI supported by govt of India & UNICEF. Pub'd 2006 BPNI = Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India. A really good report that contains...

FEX: Needs of older people in tsunami response

Ramasamy, age 75, at Akkrapattai Relief Camp, Nagapattinam, India According to a recent HelpAge report, the tsunami relief effort, following the Indian ocean earthquake on...

FEX: Violations of the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes: Indonesia context

Research snapshot1 Information and promotional materials produced by breast-milk substitute (BMS) companies and the distribution of free samples of BMS have a well understood...

FEX: GIS surveillance of nomads in Mali

By Thierry Metais, Amador Gomez and Carole Lambert, ACH Thierry Metais is Technical Coordinator of Acción Contra el Hambre in Mali and Niger. He has been working in the Sahel...

FEX: Refugee perceptions of quality of healthcare

The findings of a participatory assessment of Burundian and Rwandan refugee perceptions of the quality of health services in camps in Ngara, Tanzania is reported in a recent...

FEX: Affordability of the MDG for child survival

A recent LANCET article1 estimates the cost of delivering comprehensive child survival interventions in 42 countries where 90% of global child deaths occurred in 2000. The...

FEX: Evaluation of use of IFE training materials

By Chloe Angood Chloe has a Bachelors degree and a Masters degree in Development Studies, with an emphasis on HIV/AIDS, nutrition and agriculture. Following 3 years as a...

FEX: Management of moderate acute malnutrition with RUTF in Niger

Isabelle Defourny and Géza Harczi By Isabelle Defourny, Gwenola Seroux, Issaley Abdelkader, and Géza Harczi Isabelle Defourny is Deputy Desk Manager, MSF-France, Paris Géza...

FEX: Evaluation of ECHO Actions in DPRK

Summary of evaluation1 The European Commission's Humanitarian Office (ECHO) recently conducted an evaluation to assess the appropriateness of their interventions in the...

FEX: Nutritional monitoring of pre-school children in DRC

Intrepreting weight measurements Summary of published research1 A recent published study set out to assess community volunteers' effectiveness in monitoring the growth of...

en-net: Re: Impact of food aid on agricultural labour supply and productivity

Dear en-net, There are so many arguments on the merits of food aid-short and long term. This appears rather a new topic in the forum. May some one link me to a web or provide...

FEX: Evolution of GOAL Activities in Malawi

By Andy Nicholson Andy Nicholson is currently Country Director of GOAL in Malawi. He has been in Africa since 1990 working mainly in emergencies in Sierra Leone, Liberia,...

Close

Reference this page

US Breastfeeding Committee (2005). US Breastfeeding Committee urges support of b/feeding in aftermath of Katrina. www.ennonline.net/breastfeedingkatrina

(ENN_334)

Close

Download to a citation manager

The below files can be imported into your preferred reference management tool, most tools will allow you to manually import the RIS file. Endnote may required a specific filter file to be used.