Health & Nutrition

Tuesday 17 November 2015

Gebeyanesh and Mihret – the unlikely survivors

Premature twins who survived against all odds after being born weighing just 1.2kg are now fit and healthy

Tuesday 6 October 2015

ENGINE partakes in global nutrition conference

The Catholic Relief Services (CRS) organized the 2015 Integrated Nurtrition Conference at the Royal Orchid Hotel in Nairobi, Kenya on September 14 and 15, 2015. ENGINE (Empowering New Generations to Improve Nutrition and Economic opportunities) participated in the conference presenting its integrated and innovative Social Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) approach.

Wednesday 12 August 2015

Save the Children urban nutrition report reveals stunting reduction in Ethiopian cities

The Urban Nutrition Status Assessment carried out by Save the Children in three cities of Ethiopia -Addis Ababa, Dessie and Dire Dawa - was disseminated on 11th Augusts, 2015 in Addis Ababa.

The main findings of the assessment revealed that stunting, which is low height-for-age, has reduced by 40%, from 42.3% in 2000 to 24.3% in 2014. On the other hand, wasting, which is low weight-for-height, has risen from 6% to 8% in 2014.  

Wednesday 5 August 2015

Nominations invited for Nutrition Champions 2015

Do you know anyone who has transformed thinking and action on nutrition?

Monday 22 June 2015

Multi-sector Nutrition Stakeholders Gathered for ‘Together For Nutrition 2015’

ENGINE participated in a one day conference themed ‘Together For Nutrition 2015’, which was organized by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).