News

This page provides information and updates on GNC and related activities as well as up to date information and links to country level humanitarian response. If you wish to submit something to include on this webpage, please send a description of the ‘news’ to gnc@unicef.org

Emergency Nutrition Advisor (Save the Children)

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: August 29, 2018

Save the Children is recruiting an Emergency Nutrition Advisor who will play a significant role in implementing Save the Children’s emergency nutrition vision, strategy and operational plans, promoting high quality emergency nutrition programming globally. The Advisor will work closely with colleagues across the Save the Children Global Movement to provide technical leadership in innovation, quality …

TwoNutrition Specialists (Emergency Response Team), UNICEF

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: July 29, 2018

UNICEF is currently recruiting two Nutrition Specialists (Emergency Response Team) (P-4). Candidates that applied to the previous Nutrition ERT position (Requisition #512643) do not need to reapply as the applications will be part of this expanded pool. Under the overall direction of Nutrition Senior Advisor, the ERT is responsible for support to development, implementation, monitoring and …

IYCF-E training (in French) by SCI in DRC

Categories: Events / News / Training Events / No CommentsPosted on: July 26, 2018

Dear Colleagues,   Save the Children has secured funding to conduct an Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies (IYCF-E) training in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). This IYCF-E training is for Nutrition Advisors/Program Managers from organizations working in the country. Please find details below and make sure you nominate your participants by submitting …

Nutritionist (Surge support for nutrition-sensitive resilience), WFP

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: July 26, 2018

The United Nations World Food Programme Regional Bureau Dakar Office (RBD) is pleased to announce the below vacancy: JOB TITLE: Nutritionist (Surge support for nutrition-sensitive resilience) TYPE OF CONTRACT: Consultant GRADE: P3 equivalent UNIT/DIVISION: RBD Nutrition Unit DUTY STATION: Dakar Regional Bureau Office, Senegal DURATION: 6 months   Application deadline:  This vacancy announcement will be closed on 31st July 2018     …

Nutrition Cluster Coordinator, P4, FT: Sana’a, Yemen

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: July 2, 2018

UNICEF recruits the Nutrition Cluster Coordinator on Fixed-term Contract at P-4 level based in Sana’a, Yemen. Visit UNICEF recruitment website for details: https://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=514193

Nutrition Cluster Coordinator, P4 FT: Juba, South Sudan

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: July 2, 2018

UNICEF recruits the Nutrition Cluster Coordinator on Fixed-term Contract at P-4 level based in Juba, South Sudan. Visit UNICEF recruitment website for details: https://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=514178  

UNICEF: Market Note update on vitamin A

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: June 28, 2018

UNICEF recently released a Market Note update on vitamin A, highlighting information on new products and supply availability. It highlights some challenges due increased the pricing of active pharmaceutical ingredients, impacting the price of vitamin A, as well as the efforts UNICEF is undertaking with partners to mitigate the impacts to the extent possible. The …

Dates for the GNC Annual Meeting: 22-24 October 2018, Amman/Jordan

Categories: Events / GNC Meetings / News / SAG Events / SAG news / No CommentsPosted on: June 20, 2018

Dear GNC partners and cluster/sector coordination teams: Many thanks for participating in the Doodle poll to come up with the dates for the GNC Annual Meeting, which will be organised and hosted by the UNICEF Regional Office for Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) in Amman, Jordan. Below are the results of the poll: The …

ACF: Formation régionale pour la prevention des violences basées sur le genre (VBG) et de l’égalité des sexes

Categories: Events / News / Training Events / No CommentsPosted on: June 20, 2018

Action contre la Faim a récemment lancé un projet visant à améliorer la responsabilité globale des organisations humanitaires travaillant dans le domaine de la nutrition, en faveur de la violence basée sur le genre (VBG) et de l’égalité des sexes. Un élément essentiel de ce projet est le renforcement des capacités du personnel d’Action contre …

Individual Consultancy: Support to the Country Level Nutrition Cluster Coordination (GNC HelpDesk)

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: June 20, 2018

Individual Consultancy: Support to the Country Level Nutrition Cluster Coordination (GNC HelpDesk) Apply now Job no: 513920 Work type: Consultancy Location: Switzerland Categories: Nutrition, Emergency Programme, Information Communication Technology, Consultancy UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To …

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