16 March 2016: APHRC has published the assessment of a Baby Friendly Community Initiative pilot project, using a Social Return on Investment (SROI) as the evaluation technique. Click to read the SROI Short Report and the BFCI Policy Brief.
11 March 2016: It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Dr. Urban Jonsson, a prominent figure in the world of nutrition and human rights. Read Lawrence Haddad tribute to Dr. Jonsson here.
4 March 2016: United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, announced the appointment of Gerda Verburg of the Netherlands as the Coordinator of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement. Read more here.
Papers and publications
10 March 2016: Now available: Open access to 9 papers in Oxford Journal related to the the Sanitation Hygiene Infant Nutrition Efficacy (SHINE) trial. View the papers here.
7 March 2016: Training opportunity: "19th Management of Humanitarian Emergencies" course with a focus on children and women; May 16-20, 2016 at Case Western Reserve University in Ohio. Find out more here.
7 March 2016: Mark your calendar: On 20-21 April 2016 in London, GOAL together with MSF and WHO is hosting a two day conference on the Ebola Response in West Africa. More details and registration here.