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25 November 2018: IPC Global Support Unit, UNICEF, and WFP jointly conducted a webinar on the IPC Acute Malnutrition, available here.

25 November 2018: The Nutrition Division of the World Food Programme (WFP) have launched nutx, a learning platform, designed to share WFP’s experience, lessons learned and research on nutrition free of charge. Click here to access.

23 November 2018: The United Nations World Children’s Day, promotes international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improved children's welfare. Read the full No Wasted Lives response here.

22 November 2018: Click here to read an article from Agrilinks on "A Food Safety Approach to Strengthening Resilience in Developing Countries".

4 October 2018: With the launch of their updated website this summer, The State of Acute Malnutrition now offer more than 2,500 resources on acute malnutrition in their extensive resource library, with another 800 published papers, documents and tools added since July.

18 September 2018: ENN is embarking on a research prioritisation exercise on wasting prevention for UK DFID through the MQSUN+ project. Read about the project here and find out how you can get involved.

4 September 2018: The August IAEA newsletter is out now! Read about the latest meetings, conferences and news here.

Papers and publications

12 December 2018: Click here to read ENN's latest report on the Current State of Evidence and Thinking on Wasting Prevention, a synthesis of published, grey literature and stakeholder opinion on what works to prevent wasting.

10 December 2018: The Global Nutrition Report 2018 has now been published and reveals that the global burden of malnutrition is unacceptably high and now affects every country in the world. It also highlights that if we act now it is not too late to end malnutrition in all its forms.

19 November 2018: The Global Panel have published a policy brief 'Preventing nutrient loss and waste across the food system: Policy actions for high-quality diets'. Click here to read.

2 November 2018: Click here to read the publication 'Emergency preparedness for those who care for infants in developed country contexts'.

2 November 2018: Read the publicaiton on a program review of 'Challenges to the Programmatic Implementation of Ready to Use Infant Formula in the Post-Earthquake Response, Haiti, 2010' here.

16 October 2018: The Operational Guidance on Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies (OG-IFE) Version 3.0 is now available in French. Read more here.

17 September 2018: Field Exchange Issue 58 is now out! Download from our website here Print copies are being prepared and will be mailed out soon. Subscribe for free here. 

11 September 2018: ENN has co-authored a new publication on the use of mid-upper arm circumference by novel community platforms to detect, diagnose, and treat severe acute malnutrition in children. Click here to read.

Tools and training

10 December 2018: A ‘Family MUAC’ Community of Practice has been launched on the State of Acute Malnutrition website, which provides case studies, frequently asked questions, and a map of where the approach is being implemented. Click here to access.

 

 

24 September 2018: The new CMAM training guide is available here! Designed for health care managers and providers who manage, supervise, and implement services for the management of acute malnutrition.

Events

6 November 2018: On 6th November 2018, ENN met with our Expert Group on the prevention of wasting to prioritise future research in this area!

27 September 2018: Join the Tech RRT Capacity Strengthening Webinar Series ‘How to develop IYCF-E friendly programming – an IYCF-E Orientation for Non-Nutrition Sectors’ - on Tuesday, 2nd October from 1-2:30pm UK time. Register here.

21 September 2018: Join the Tech RRT Capacity Strengthening Webinar Series ‘Is there a significant difference? An introduction to comparing nutrition survey results’ - on Wednesday, 24th September from 2-3:30pm UK time. Register with Scott Logue.