NiE (and cross-cutting issues)

This is a brief selection of nutrition in emergencies related documents. Additional NiE technical resources and publications can be found through GNC partner websites:

ENN
WFP
CMAM forum
FANTA
Cash Learning Partnership
Micronutrient Initiative
Save the Children
Action Contra La Faim
UNICEF
WHO

For any resources that are not available here but that you feel should be, please send feedback to: gnc@unicef.org.

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October 30, 2014
Updated main points of the guidance document on infant feeding in the context of Ebola dated  August 22nd 2014 are summarised below. This version dated September 19th 2014 replaces the earlier guidance note. Guidance produced through informal consultation involving UNICEF technical advisors at HQ, regional & country levels; WHO Infant and Young Child Feeding and Ebola specialists; CDC …
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October 30, 2014
Infant feeding and Ebola Outbreak. This question was posted in the en-net for discussion
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October 30, 2014
This interim guideline provides recommendations on nutritional support to adults and paediatric patients in Ebola treatment unit (ETUs). It highlights the key clinical problems in patients affected by Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) that would interfere with nutritional status and support of patients; what the nutritional needs are; and what nutritional support should be given in …
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October 30, 2014
What should be the nutritional support to adult patients with Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in treatment centres in West Africa? This question was posted in en-net forum for open discussion.
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October 24, 2014
One of the most important elements behind the success of the Community-Based Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) model of service delivery is its proven capacity for achieving and sustaining high levels of coverage over wide areas. Two-stage cluster sampled surveys have been used to estimate the coverage of selective feeding programs. This approach suffers from …
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October 23, 2014
Save the Children launched version 2 of the Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies (IYCF-E) Toolkit which has been developed this year. Thanks to a large number of internal and external reviewers it has been possible to update some of the tools and revise the layout into a more user-friendly format. The link to …
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October 22, 2014
This paper has been prepared by FAO for submission to and discussion within the UN SCN with a view to developing consensual briefs for non-specialists on cross-cutting issues impacting food and nutrition security. The paper builds on information presented in the existing literature, discussions in global fora as well as perspectives obtained through interviews and …
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