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

UNICEF:Nutrition Specialist – Emergency Response Team (ERT) P-4, Nutrition Section, Programme Division – New York HQ # 00103437

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: May 8, 2018

Job no: 512643 Work type: Fixed Term Staff Location: United States Categories: Nutrition, P-4 UNICEF is currently recruiting an Emergency Specialist – Nutrition (P-4, ERT position). Under the overall direction of Nutrition Senior Advisor, the ERT is responsible for support to development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of UNICEF’s emergency preparedness and response in activities and …

WEBINAR featuring: Technical Rapid Response Teams-Meeting the nutrition needs and rights of children, adolescent and women in humanitarian contexts

Categories: Events / News / No CommentsPosted on: May 4, 2018

Dear colleagues, Could  the quality of the nutrition emergency response be improved? Is an assessment needed in a newly opened up area? Is  there a partner that needs support so as to provide better nutrition  services?  This is the webinar for you!  Please join this webinar that will be featuring: Technical Rapid Response Teams – Meeting the nutrition …

New information: Therapeutic Milk F-75 / F-100

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: May 4, 2018

UNICEF, through its Supply Division, focuses on supplying commodities that are essential and strategic in driving down child mortality. It seeks to influence and shape some of these life-saving products and markets by publishing “Market Notes”. The notes highlight critical information, market analysis, and detail critical determinants related to a product’s use, availability, supply, coverage, …

YEMEN NUTRITION CLUSTER BULLETIN

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: May 3, 2018

Please find below the Yemen Nutrition Cluster Bulletin issue 1 (January-march 2018) which is largely dedicated to the progress made with IFRR.  Some of the highlights inside this issue include the IFRR approach in Yemen, 2017 Nutrition Cluster Hall of fame laureates, key contacts and details about Yemen Nutrition Cluster

Afghanistan Nutrition Cluster Quarterly Situation and Response Dashboard, January – March 2018

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: April 23, 2018

Please find the 2018 first quarter situation and response Dashboard for Afghanistan below Download the nutrition Cluster Dashboard (png version) Download the nutrition Cluster Dashboard (pdf version)

Afghanistan Nutrition Cluster Bulletin_ISSUE I_2018

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: April 19, 2018

Afghanistan Nutrition cluster bulletin _ISSUE I_2018 featuring the 2017 achievements and 2018 priorities is now available. To download the document click here Here are the key highlights from the Bulletin: Nutrition cluster achieved 90% of HRP 2017 Target for life saving nutrition services: Overall the nutrition cluster reached a total of 593,827 people through lifesaving nutrition …

Field Exchange Issue 57

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: April 16, 2018

ENN is delighted to share Issue 57 of its flagship publication, Field Exchange. Visit https://www.ennonline.net/fex/57/en to download the whole issue or read individual articles. Subscribe freely here www.ennonline.net/subscribe/fex This is a general issue that features, for the second year running, a special section that shares key outputs of Action Against Hunger’s Research for Nutrition Conference held in …

ACF is looking for a Nutrition Cluster Co-Lead-Yemen

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: April 10, 2018

Country: YEMEN – Sanaa Organization: ACF Length of Contract: 12 Months starting as soon as possible The Position: The Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) encourages a clearly defined, agreed and supported sharing of leadership with NGOs for effective and efficient cluster management by increasing capacity. You will add value to clusters as strategic partners in coordination and …

Whole of Syria Nutrition Sector Dashboard Feb 2018

Categories: News / No CommentsPosted on: April 9, 2018

Please find below the Whole of Syria Nutrition sector Dashboard. The document highlights the affected population reached at sub_district level and progress against HRP indicators as of February 2018.

GNC Annual Working Meeting of Partners kicks off in New York

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

  The GNC Annual Working Meeting of Partners kicked off in New York, USA organised by the Nutrition Section of UNICEF Headquarters and the GNC Coordination Team. More than 30 global level partners attend this regular planning meeting for the Global Nutrition Cluster. The meeting is taking place in the UNICEF Office from 28 to …

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