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

HIV and infant feeding in emergencies: operational guidance

Categories: IM/KM news / News / No CommentsPosted on: November 28, 2018

Link to the source :http://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/hivaids/hiv-if-emergencies-guidance/en/ HIV and infant feeding in emergencies: operational guidance The duration of breastfeeding and support from health services to improve feeding practices among mothers living with HIV Authors: World Health Organization, UNICEF Publication details Number of pages: 42 Publication date: 2018 Languages: English ISBN: 978 92 4 155032 1 Downloads Full document pdf, 913kb Overview …

Project Manager – Canada (SMART),ACF

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: November 23, 2018

  Job title Project Manager – Research, Innovation and Technology (SMART) Department Programmes Organization Action Against Hunger Canada Direct Supervisor Senior Project Manager Location Toronto Type of position Fixed Term Contract – 12 months  Link  Job Advert Action Against Hunger – Project Manager_Research Innovation and Technology_FV (1) Created in 1979, Action Against Hunger is a …

Project Manager – Yemen (SMART),ACF

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: November 21, 2018

   Job title Project Manager – Yemen (SMART) Department Programmes Organization Action Against Hunger Canada Direct Supervisor Regional SMART Advisor Location Amman, Jordan Type of position Fixed Term Contract – 24 months  Link  Job Advert Action Against Hunger – Project Manager_Yemen Created in 1979, Action Against Hunger is a non-governmental organisation that aims to provide …

Nutrition in Emergency specialist – WFP Rapid Response Team ,WFP

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

  ToR_WFP Nutrition Rapid Response team JOB TITLE: Nutrition in Emergency specialist – WFP Rapid Response Team TYPE OF CONTRACT: Consultant UNIT/DIVISION: Nutrition in Emergency team / Nutrition Division DUTY STATION (City, Country): Home-based, when not deployed DURATION: STARTING DATE: 11 months1st January 2019 DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 7th December 2018 BACKGROUND: The World Food program …

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 …

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 …

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