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News

11 February 2020: Click here to read the eleventh Newsletter of the Nutritional & Health-Related Environmental Studies Section, where you can read about IAEA activities in the second half of 2019.

3 February 2020: The UN has published the “zero draft” of the Global Action Plan on Wasting with a call for open consultation online – which closes on February 9th.

27 January 2020: Jeremy Shoham, ENN Director, was interviewed by DEVEX about the need for donor flexibility to improve nutrition in fragile states. Read full article here.

27 January 2020: Marie McGrath and Marko Kerac shared 5 tips on how to plan for scalability before the start of a project. Read more about Scaling Nutrition in Ethiopia and MAMI project here.

6 November 2019: Click here to read a new report by the World Health Organization on nutrition in universal health coverage.

Papers and publications

1 April 2020: New guidance on the management of child wasting in the context of COVID-19 by UNICEF, GNC and GTAM. Read here.

1 April 2020: New guidance on infant and young child feeding programming in the context of COVID-19 by UNICEF, GNC and GTAM. Read here

1 April 2020: Read this insightful piece on covid-19 and nutrition and food security written by IFPRI staff.

31 March 2020: ENN is planning a special issue of Field Exchange on wasting in South Asia due out later in 2020. Abstracts welcome until 30th April 2020. Read our call for content here

18 February 2020: Articles from Field Exchange issue 60 special edition on the continuum of care for acute malnutrition are now out in French! Click here to read.

13 February 2020: New paper published by ENN on research priorities on the prevention of child wasting – results now available. Click here to read or download the paper.

14 October 2019: Read about the latest work of the Global Technical Assistance Mechanism for Nutrition (GTAM) in their second quartely digest of 2019 here.

Tools and training

31 March 2020: WEBINAR on 6th April 2020: IYCF and COVID-19 (2-3.30pm Geneva time). Here for more info and how to register.

24 March 2020: Initial literature search results on breastmilk, breastfeeding and pregnancy-related to COVID-19 by Ververs and Xu (JHU). Download here.

23 March 2020: New webinar on 'Humanitarian-Development Nexus' Thursday 26th March, 2020 at 2pm GMT. More info here. To join click here (Meeting ID: 250 652 921)

11 March 2020: The Tech RRT invite you to a webinar (in English and in French) on social behaviour change (SBC) for nutrition and health outcomes. Click on the links for more info.

11 March 2020: LSHTM Viral - a global health podcast focusing on the science behind outbreaks and how we respond to them. By the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

4 March 2020: SAVE THE DATE: A 'Multi-sector nutrition programming' webinar will be held Thursday 19th March, 2020 at 10am GMT and 2pm GMT. Click here for more info and how to join.

Events

23 December 2019: Join a Tech RRT IYCF-E webinar at 1400 GMT+1 on 8th January 2020, discussing a recent deployment to Jordan to support nutrition and reproductive health partners. Register here.

10 December 2019: Tech RRT is hosting a webinar on the IYCF-E deployment to South Sudan at 1400 GMT+1 (Geneva time). Register here.