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

Reflections from ENN – maximizing on the value and potential of the GNC and SUN Movement

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: October 31, 2018

  Link to the post :Reflections from ENN – maximizing on the value and potential of the GNC and SUN Movement By Jeremy Shoham, Carmel Dolan and Marie McGrath on 30 October 2018   ENN has returned from the Global Nutrition Cluster (GNC) annual meeting in Amman, Jordan, where it seemed that everyone was talking about the humanitarian development nexus …

Codex Webinar Series Invitation

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: October 24, 2018

You are invited to participate in a series of webinars to inform and prepare those interested in or attending the Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses (CCNFSDU) meeting in Berlin from the 26th to the 30th November 2018. For more details please click here:  Codex Webinar series 2nd INVITATION (002)

IPC Acute Malnutrition (IPC AMN) Webinar 6th November 2018

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: October 24, 2018

 The IPC Global Support Unit, UNICEF, and WFP jointly invite you to a webinar to familiarize yourself with the IPC AMN processes, functions, and roll out plans. Learn about the Integrated food security and nutrition Phase Classification (IPC) and the IPC Acute Malnutrition (IPC AMN). The IPC AMN is an analytical approach that provides a …

Host a Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellow,Mickey Leland

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

Link to the document : Host Org Invitation Letter and Program Overview 2018 Host Org Invitation Letter and Program Overview 2018 Leland Host Recruitment Flyer 2018 (Final) (2)   The Congressional Hunger Center (CHC) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications to host a 10th class Mickey Leland International Hunger Fellow! The …

ECF Request for Applications Announcement: Open Call for Concept Notes

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: October 17, 2018

The Eleanor Crook Foundation (ECF) is pleased to announce the release of our 2018 RISE (Research, Innovate, Scale, Establish) for Nutrition Request for Applications (RFA). At the Global Nutrition Summit in Milan in 2017, ECF made its first large financial pledge: to invest $100 million in nutrition by 2030. The RISE for Nutrition annual RFA …

EMR-light: electronic registration in outpatient facilities

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: October 15, 2018

MSF has investigated which electronic tools currently available would be the most suitable for use in MSF outpatient programs called EMR-light. In the report they explain the research process, and present the results of the evaluation of selected electronic tools. The evaluation included the actual data that can be entered, a technical stress test (with …

2018 NCCs/IMOs Annual Meeting

Categories: Events / News / No CommentsPosted on: October 15, 2018

2018 NCC/IMOs Annual Meeting will take place in Amman, Jordan on 25th October 2018. The Agenda of the meeting can be downloaded here:Agenda NCC IMO Meeting v1 The Participant list of the meeting can be downloaded here:GNC NCC-IM Annual meeting Participant list 2018 The Photo of the meeting can be downloaded here :Photo from the meeting …

One day special session on Sudan and Yemen

Categories: Events / News / No CommentsPosted on: October 15, 2018

One day special session on Sudan and Yemen will take place in Amman, Jordan on 21st October 2018. The Agenda of the meeting can be downloaded here The Participant list of the meeting can be downloaded here : Yemen and Sudan Participant list GNC 2018 Yemen Presentations and documents can be downloaded on the following links: Yemen …

2018 GNC Annual Meeting

Categories: Events / News / No CommentsPosted on: October 15, 2018

The GNC Annual meeting will take place in Amman, Jordan from 22nd  to 24th of October 2018. The objectives of the 2018 GNC Annual meeting are to :  To set the scene for the GNC three-day meeting in terms of GNC strategy, objectives and focus. To examine global level programming initiatives and country level experience …

Consultancy-Support to the Country Level Nutrition Cluster Coordination (GNC helpdesk),UNICEF

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: October 11, 2018

  Apply Job no: 516942 Work type: Consultancy Vacancy Link Location: Switzerland Categories: 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 help them fulfill their potential. Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, …

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