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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

Nigeria CCPM report is now available on the GNC website

Categories: IM/KM news / News / No CommentsPosted on: February 9, 2016

Capture Final report from the Nigeria Cluster Coordination Performance Monitoring exercise conducted in November – December 2015 is now available on the GNC website: http://nutritioncluster.net/resources/2015-nigeria-ccpm-report/.

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2016 Humanitarian Appeal

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: January 29, 2016

2016appeal The HNO/HRP 2016 calendar was unified for all countries with the launch of all appeals in December 2015. Country-level Nutrition Clusters have been working with partners to analyse the magnitude of the crisis and identify the most pressing humanitarian needs for planning the nutrition in emergencies response in 2016.  In the Humanitarian Response Plans country-level …

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Animation video on AAP and People-centred cross-cutting dimensions

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: January 29, 2016

FS logo cut Please find below the link to the animation video on AAP and People-centred cross-cutting dimensions on the FSC Website. This video was developed as a quick introduction to AAP and cross-cutting dimensions for cluster coordinators, cluster partners, and the cluster coordination e-learning and in-person training. The intention was also in part to demonstrate that the …

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Review: “Maximising the nutritional impact of Humanitarian Food Assistance”

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: January 28, 2016

echo report food We are pleased to present a review commissioned by ECHO from the Inspire Consortium titled “Maximising the nutritional impact of Humanitarian Food Assistance” (Nov. 2015). The authors of the review are Rebecca Brown and Tania Khara. The multisector approach for the prevention of undernutrition is one of ECHO’s policy strategic axes, and this review has been …

Publication of the six case studies on nutrition cluster coordination

Categories: IM/KM news / News / 2 CommentsPosted on: January 27, 2016

case study ukraine GNC-CT is pleased to share the six case studies that were developed by the cluster coordination teams in collaboration with our global partner ENN under the Pillar IV of the 2014-2016 GNC Strategic Plan – Knowledge and Information management (KM/IM). These cases studies from the Philippines, Yemen, Ukraine, Somalia, Bangladesh, and South Sudan highlight experiences …

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E-learning course on “Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) – version 2.0”

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: January 27, 2016

ipc cut Dear   All, We are pleased to announce the release of the E-learning course on “Integrated Food Security Phase   Classification (IPC) – version 2.0”. The new free course offers a comprehensive yet readily   accessible source of guidance on using the IPC four functions and   related tools and procedures specifically focused on acute …

Update from ALNAP on the work on humanitarian coordination

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: January 27, 2016

alnap Active Learning Network for Accountability and Performance in Humanitarian Action (ALNAP) is organising the first of four webinars about humanitarian coordination on Feb 23rd. You can read more and register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3758243265902203138 This webinar focuses on coordination across a humanitarian response, including issues like inter-sectoral coordination, national/sub-national coordination and coordination of cross-cutting issues. The summary report …

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Final report from the Sudan CCPM is available

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: January 19, 2016

IMG_1168 Final report from the Sudan Cluster Coordination Performance Monitoring exercise conducted in November – December 2015 is now available on the GNC website: http://nutritioncluster.net/resources/2015-sudan-ccpm-report/. More information about the CCPM validation workshop is available here: http://nutritioncluster.net/cluster-approach-training-ccpm-validation-workshop-sudan/

Cluster approach training and the CCPM validation workshop in Bangladesh

Categories: News / RRT News / No CommentsPosted on: January 19, 2016

20160119_100737_resized The GNC-CT and its partner RedR-UK are facilitating a nutrition cluster partner training in cluster approach that is attended by about 40 participants and subsequent Nutrition Cluster Coordination Performance Monitoring (CCPM) validation workshop in Bangladesh, Dhaka, with a wide representation of all Nutrition Cluster partners. The training and the CCPM workshop are organized in collaboration with  the Institute of Public …

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Rapid Response Team update

Categories: News / RRT News / No CommentsPosted on: January 14, 2016

RRT The GNC’s Rapid Response Team (RRT) is a partnership between the GNC-CT and five GNC partners: ACF-International, IMC, UNICEF, SC-UK and WVI with funding from ECHO and DFID.  See below the latest RRT update. Anna Ziolkovska (IMO RRT, UNICEF) participated in the Global Meeting of the Food Security Cluster in Rome in December 2015 and …

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