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15 Ways to Stop Neglecting Adolescent Girls’ Nutrition

17 June 2015

As part of a series of online Q&A sessions that pose questions to leading experts in the areas of nutrition and food security, The Guardian hosted another live chat on June 11 to answer the question “how can we stop neglecting girls' nutrition?” As an important target group for nutrition interventions, reaching adolescent girls can be an effective way to break the cycle of malnutrition.

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Norwegian Refugee Council Presenting at the Project-Level Early Warning Interest Group Meeting—June 11, 2015

8 June 2015

The next meeting of the Project-Level Early Warning (or PLEW) Interest Group will be on June 11, 9 a.m.–11 a.m. U.S. Eastern Daylight Time, at FHI 360. The Norwegian Refugee Council will present its work, in consortium with other partners, to develop and implement a community-based early warning system in south and central Somalia as part of a broader project objective to build resilience among these populations.

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FANTA/Tanzania Participates in FANUS 2015 Conference

25 May 2015

The Federation of African Nutrition Societies is holding the 3rd FANUS conference May 25-29, 2015 in Arusha, Tanzania. The conference will focus on whether Africa has achieved the MDGs and to set goals in nutrition development in Africa. Tumaini Charles, FANTA/Tanzania’s Technical Advisor on Nutrition, will be presenting the poster “Equipping Health Facility and Community Care Workers with Standardized Knowledge and Skills to Deliver Routine Nutrition Assessment, Counselling, and Support (NACS) Services in Tanzania.”