The recently launched UNICEF-World Health Organization (WHO) 2017 Countdown to 2030 report shows mixed results for childhood health and nutrition. The 81 Countdown countries have made progress, but remain far from universal coverage for most essential interventions for reproductive, maternal, newborn, child health, and nutrition.
Undernutrition is an emergency in India, where almost half of all children under the age of three are underweight. However, even in the face of such a crisis, this issue garners little attention in Indian media. To address the lack of nutrition reporting in India, POSHAN and OneWorld Foundation implemented the six-month OneWorld-POSHAN Fellowship onRead more
Research Abstract Submission Guidelines and Form Background on Abstract Themes You are invited to submit abstracts of your work to be presented at the conference by April 25, 2014. To understand what evidence is emerging from studies on cross-sectoral interventions to improve nutrition, we invite researchers to submit research abstracts on ongoing or completed studies that can provide evidence onRead more
POSHAN (Partnerships and Opportunities to Strengthen and Harmonize Actions for Nutrition in India) and Transform Nutrition are pleased to announce the conference Together for Nutrition 2014: Working Across Sectors to Improve Nutrition in India, which will be held October 29–30, 2014, in New Delhi. Quick Links Conference Backgrounder (PDF .3 Mb) Implementation Abstract Submission GuidelinesRead more
We are pleased to release Issue 7 of our bi-monthly Abstract Digest on maternal and child nutrition. This issue features interesting publications examining nutrition from both a biological and political lens, in India and beyond. Highlights include: Abstract Digest-Issue 07 A special open-access issue of Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences on integratingRead more