WHO Collaborating Centres for Nutrition

Technical areas of work being addressed

Areas No. of centres
Implementation research in nutrition 1
Global policy 1
Nutrition epidemiology/public health nutrition 3
Nutrition monitoring and surveillance 4
Research methodology in nutrition (including behavioural science techniques) 3
Food and nutrition policy 1
Nutrition education 1
Food habits/food consumption/dietary data 4
Food security 2
Advanced training in nutrition 9
Micronutrients 4
Maternal and child nutrition 3
Fetal nutrition 2
Breast-feeding/infant feeding 3
Prevention and control of obesity and other chronic diseases 6
Nutrition in primary health care 3
Clinical nutrition 1
Food technology 3
Food hygiene 2