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Haiti exports locally-produced life-saving RUTF to Guatemala for malnourished children

22 July 2014

From Meds & Foods for Kids (MFK):

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

July 22, 2014

Media Contact: Stephanie Grant, Director of Development

Meds & Food for Kids

4488 Forest Park, Suite 230

St. Louis, MO 63108

(314) 420-1634

Haiti exports locally-produced life-saving RUTF to Guatemala for malnourished children




USAID seeks solutions to malnutrition in Tajikistan

28 May 2014

Dushanbe, Tajikistan, May 28, 2014 -  The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) hosted a workshop in Dushanbe titled Scaling-Up Flour Fortification in Tajikistan.




National Workshop on Sustainable Universal Salt Iodization (USI) Program in Bangladesh

27 May 2014

The Bangladesh Small and Cottage Industries Corporation (BSCIC), with the financial and technical support of the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), today convened a day-long national workshop on improving access to quality iodized salt for Bangladeshis.  




Roadmap launched to help businesses prioritize engagement in nutrition

13 May 2014

Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition calls for nutrition to be delivered through agricultural platforms

Roadmap sets out business case for integrating health and nutrition into agriculture

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GAIN Invited into Official Relations with World Health Organization (WHO)

31 January 2014

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GAIN Invited into Official Relations with World Health Organization (WHO)

The World Health Organization (WHO) has welcomed the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) into official relations. After consideration by its Standing Committee on Non-governmental Organizations, the WHO Executive Board confirmed GAIN’s position in support of WHO’s nutritional policies, including those on infant feeding and the promotion of complementary food.  




Business Scales Up Action to Combat Global Malnutrition

22 January 2014
 

For immediate release

Wednesday January 22, 2014 

Business Scales Up Action to Combat Global Malnutrition




Fortification in Edible Oil with Vitamin A Bill, 2013

20 November 2013

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The ‘Fortification in Edible Oil with Vitamin A Bill, 2013’ was passed today by the Bangladesh Parliament. Hon’ble Minister for Industries Dilip Barua moved the Bill, for its passage in an amended form.




Member of the GAIN’s Board of Directors appointed Director at FAO

31 July 2013

Member of the GAIN’s Board Directors, Dr. Anna Lartey, has been appointed Director, Nutrition Division at FAO Headquarters in Rome, by José Graziano da Silva, Director General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Dr. Larty takes up her new responsibilities on October 1.

GAIN very much welcomes the appointment and looks forward to continued collaboration with Dr. Lartey.

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Amsterdam Initiative against Malnutrition (AIM): Innovative Models for Better Nutrition

5 June 2013

On May 22nd 2013 a new multi-stakeholder partnership between the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a consortium of partners of the Amsterdam Initiative against Malnutrition (AIM) was launched in The Hague.



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