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

Technical RRT: Communication on cost sharing and cost recovery

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

Cost sharing and cost recovery options are now an option for deployment of the Tech RRT. This new model will enable the TRRT to be more sustainable, reach more countries in need and have a greater degree of flexibility to respond in different contexts. For more details on this new model, please download the attached document.

BULLETIN DU CLUSTER NUTRITION TCHAD #06

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

Please find the attached bulletin from Chad Nutrition cluster for March 2018

TOR-GNC inter-cluster Training May 2018

Categories: News / Vacancies / No CommentsPosted on: May 16, 2018

                                    Terms of Reference                      Support to the GNC Capacity Building: Job Title: Support to the GNC Capacity   Building Project: Piloting of the gFSC/GNC Inter-cluster Training Package for   Nutrition Outcomes Place of Work: Home based and two training   locations in the field (Ethiopia and Nigeria). Reports to: Global Nutrition Cluster Coordinator Responsible …

Nutrition in Emergencies Training Course

Categories: Events / News / Training Events / No CommentsPosted on: May 16, 2018

The American University of Beirut (AUB), in collaboration with the Institute of Global Health (University College London), will be holding, for the 8th time, the short course in Nutrition in Emergencies in Beirut, Lebanon from July 10 to 21, 2018. The course is designed for both nutritionists and non-nutritionists who are working or interested in …

Mission Report: Global Nutrition Cluster and UNICEF Programme visit to Bangladesh

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

Please find the attached mission report highlighting findings and recommendations of the joint UNICEF Nutrition programme and the Global Nutrition Cluster visit to Bangladesh Rohingya Refugee Response  between 12th and 23rd  March 2018.  

GNC ANNUAL REPORT 2017: ISSUE 1

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

The attached GNC annual report highlights the GNC humanitarian overview, GNC 2017 Achievements, Key Challenges and Ways Forward. It also includes  country pages update for 15 countries. This report will be issued every six months, so that we can show GNC achievement at global level as well as what countries are achieving and challenges faced and …

Vacancy Announcement – Cluster Coordinators and Information Management Officers – Various Locations

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

This message is sent on behalf of Bruno Minjauw, global Food Security Cluster Coordinator  Dear All, Due to new standards and regulations, all cluster coordinators and information management officers will have to apply to a fit pool vacancy announcement (VA) to be interviewed by a FAO/WFP panel and officially approved for the gFSC roster. The …

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, …

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