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Field Exchange

Field Exchange (FEX) is ENN's online and print technical publication on nutrition and food security in emergencies and high burden contexts. The first edition was produced in 1996 in response to a demand by international agencies for a way to capture and rapidly ‘exchange’ humanitarian programming experiences, to share relevant research, evaluations, news, and to offer a platform for technical...

Addressing the Global Burden of Obesity and Undernutrition through Integrated Systems Thinking and Policy Coherence

The Centre for Food Policy’s monthly Food Thinkers series aims to advance the thinking and practice of integrated approaches to food policy. For the September 2017 Food Thinkers we are honoured to have with us two visitors from Australia and New Zealand who are are exploring integrated approaches to improving nutrition globally.

Professor Boyd Swinburn has been one of...

Integrated Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Programs Implementation Kit (I-Kit)

HC3's new SBCC I-Kit brings together current best practices, illustrative case studies, and other resources to guide program planners and implementers asking the right questions to design, implement, and evaluate an integrated SBCC intervention. The I-Kit is divided into 5 main sections: 1) the decision to integrate a SBCC program; 2) laying the foundation for SBCC; 3) designing SBCC...

Driving Impact: HarvestPlus Annual Report 2016

In its Annual Report 2016, HarvestPlus calls attention to its work: promoting biofortified staple crops to improve human health and nutrition, and providing global leadership on biofortification evidence and technology. The report describes remarkable progress delivering biofortified crops to rural households, educating farmers and consumers, and building sustainable markets, but also points...

World Food Assistance 2017 - Taking Stock and Looking Ahead

This World Food Programme Report analyzes national, regional and international responses to food crises. Authors look at three dimensions: 1) the levels, trends, and patterns of food assistance; 2) the primary challenges facing design and delivery of food assistance in different contexts; 3) innovations in food assistance that are being developed to address these challenges. The Report finds...

FANTA Knowledge Sharing and Dissemination Event

USAID’s Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance III Project (FANTA) is hosting a knowledge sharing event to highlight FANTA’s multisectoral nutrition activities and innovations over the last six years and the impact of our work at the global, country, and community levels.

For more information and registration: ...

Toolkit Launch: Meeting the Sexual & Reproductive Health Needs of Young Married Women & First-time Parents

Pathfinder International and our E2A project will launch a K4Health toolkit for implementers, donors, and others who are working to support sexual and reproductive health services and interventions for married youth and first-time parents (FTPs) around the world. The toolkit draws on Pathfinder’s nearly 20 years of experience working with these groups and includes resources developed and...

USAID Global Health Mini University

Hosted by the USAID Bureau for Global Health and the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, the Global Health Mini-University (Mini-U) is an annual day-long learning forum for global health professionals and students. It offers a variety of sessions highlighting evidence-based best practices and state-of-the-art information on global health issues. 

For...

SPRING Global Learning Event

The USAID SPRING Project will host its final learning and project-review event on October 4, 2017 in Washington DC. Please mark your calendars and check www.spring-nutrition.org for updates and registration. The event will focus on lessons, results, and tools for multisectoral nutrition programming.

World Breastfeeding Week

August 1 - August 7 is World Breastfeeding Week. Organizations around the world are hosting events and highlighting resources that support infant and young child feeding. Learn more at the World Breastfeeding Week website: http://worldbreastfeedingweek.org/

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