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Webinar on Food for Peace Data Quality Assessments

19 August 2016

Pamela Velez-Vega (FANTA) and Dramane Mariko (FFP) presented requirements and best practices for data quality assessments that FFP development projects are required to conduct annually, per the FFP Policy and Guidance for Monitoring, Evaluation, and Reporting. Recording and slides, in French, are now available.

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USAID Report to Congress Features FANTA Research

29 July 2016

USAID released its 2015 Report to Congress: USAID Health-Related Research and Development Progress Report, which includes an update on nutrition research aimed at preventing malnutrition. The report features updates on several FANTA initiatives.

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Micronutrient Malnutrition in Guatemala: Situational Analysis, Trends, and the Way Forward

28 July 2016

Presentations are now available from the technical consultation held on Feb. 25–26, 2016, which reviewed the situation of micronutrient nutrition in Guatemala and discussed strategies to move forward. By the end of the meeting, representatives from the Ministry of Health committed to next steps.

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FANTA Hosts Two-Day Food For Peace Gender Analysis Workshop

27 July 2016

FANTA hosted a two-day Gender Analysis Workshop on July 26-27, 2016 in Washington, DC, for organizations implementing FFP development food assistance projects. Representatives from USAID/FFP participated in the workshop.

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