Maternal, infant and young child nutrition in East and Southern African countries: moving to national implementation

26 September 2014 -- Report of a World Health Organization workshop

This workshop was organized by the Intercountry Support Team (IST)/East and Southern Africa (ESA)/Nutrition Regional Office for Africa (AFRO) in collaboration with IST/West Africa, AFRO and the Department of Nutrition for Health and Development (NHD) at the World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, with financial support from Micronutrient Initiative (MI).

Comprehensive implementation plan on maternal, infant and young child nutrition

20 May 2014 -- This action plan illustrates a series of priority actions that should be jointly implemented by Member States and international partners to achieve, by the year 2025, six global nutrition targets.

Birth defects surveillance: atlas and manual

07 July 2014 -- The manual is a collaborative effort between WHO, the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research (ICBDSR). The Atlas of selected congenital anomalies is a companion tool to the manual for programme managers.
When used in conjunction with the manual, the atlas can help the reader to identify an initial list of congenital anomalies to consider for monitoring; describe the tools needed to define and code identified cases and to define specific congenital anomalies under surveillance.


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