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11 July 2018: Read about the events of the recent World Health Assembly (WHA) around the Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) Resolution here.

19 June 2018: The African Alliance for Maternal Mental Health (AAMMH) launched today in Lilongwe, Malawi. The AAMMH is an alliance of organisations and individuals working together to improve the mental health of mothers in Africa. For information about joining AAMMH, please email or visit the website.

5 June 2018: ENN's latest video is now live. Watch our new documentary 'Nutrition in Nepal - Multi-sector programming in Kapilvastu' here.

18 May 2018: Read a report of the MAMI SIG meeting hosted by ENN, funded by Irish Aid and Save the Children, in Oxford on 17th January 2018. This immediately followed a combined meeting of the MAMI SIG and Wasting and Stunting Technical Interest Group on the 16th January, to identify synergies.

Papers and publications

24 July 2018: The French version of the ENN coordinated Wasting-Stunting (WaSt) Technical Interest Group’s Policy & Programme Briefing Note is available here. It is important for all those concerned with child wasting & stunting & the interaction between the two.

23 July 2018: ENN are pleased to share the REFANI synthesis report of the cash and nutrition research we carried out in Pakistan alongside ACF and the research work UCL and Concern conducted in Niger and Somalia.

19 July 2018: Click here to read a new publication co-authored by ENN under the WaSt project, 'Children who are both wasted and stunted are also underweight and have a high risk of death'.

8 July 2018: Click here to read the latest publication from the REFANI project ‘The cost of preventing undernutrition: cost, cost-efficiency and cost-effectiveness of three cash-based interventions on nutrition outcomes in Dadu, Pakistan’.

5 July 2018: ENN has published a paper on the outcomes and risk factors of severe malnutrition in infants aged under 6 months in Bangladesh. This was based on a collaboration with Save the Children. Read more here.

28 June 2018: The new operational guidance on HIV and Infant Feeding in Emergencies is now available. The guideline, developed by WHO, UNICEF and ENN, outlines the duration of breastfeeding and support from health services to improve infant feeding practices among mothers living with HIV. Read more here.

11 June 2018: Read the report of a joint meeting of WaSt Technical Interest Group and MAMI special Interest Group held on 16th January 2018. The meeting is intended as a first step in greater interaction between the two groups and with the wider nutrition community.

6 June 2018: The reports 'Impacts of CASH on NUTRITION outcomes' and 'Highlights from the Research 4 Action Workshop on Cash and Nutrition' summarise the available evidence linking cash to nutrition outcomes. Click here to read more.

25 May 2018: ENN's online publication 'Exploring multi-sector programming at the sub-national level in Senegal, Nepal and Kenya' is now available in French. Read more here.

18 May 2018: ENN has co-authored a qualitative study on the perceptions of acute malnutrition and its management in infants under 6 months of age in rural Bangladesh. Read more here.

10 May 2018: ENN has summarised the state of the thinking on the Aetiology of Wasting. This document was produced through support provided by UK aid & the UK Government for the MQSUN+ programme.

3 May 2018: Read a report of the Adolescent Interest Group Meeting , held in London on December 12th 2017 to identify synergies, opportunities, priorities and next steps to help develop the evidence base in the area of adolescent nutrition.

1 April 2018: ENN has produced a synthesis of evidence to date, key gaps and opportunities for adolescent nutrition. This was produced in preparation for the Adolescent Interest Group meeting on 12th December 2017. Read more here. 

Tools and training

13 June 2018: The Guide to Anthropometry: A Practical Tool for Program Planners, Managers, and Implementers is a user-friendly resource can be used to better collect, understand, and use anthropometric data on children, adolescents, and adults. Access the guide here.

Events

27 July 2018: How can National Organizations benefit from the Tech RRT for their emergency nutrition programming? Find out how on Wednesday, 8 August from 12-1pm UK time. Register here.

6 June 2018: Un webinaire de le Tech RRT aura lieu le mardi 12 juin de 14h00 à 15h00 (heure du Royaume-Uni) sur les déploiements récents en RDC pour l’ANJE en urgence et PCIMA. SVP inscrivez-vous avant le 11 juin si vous souhaitez participer à Tech RRT.