International Symposium on Understanding Moderate Malnutrition in Children for Effective Interventions

26 – 29 May 2014, Vienna, Austriacapture_resize
Organized by the International Atom Energy Agency (IAEA)

The symposium will have the following objectives:

  • To share experience related to the implementation and evaluation of programmes to prevent and treat moderate acute malnutrition (MAM) in infants and children, particularly during the first 1000 days;
  • To support overall policy and specific evidence-based programmes dealing with the management of MAM;
  • To identify knowledge gaps and define needs for future research to improve the management of MAM;
  • To issue recommendations on how to improve the monitoring and evaluation of programmes dealing with the management of MAM; and
  • To identify the role of the IAEA in addressing knowledge gaps and evaluating programmes to prevent and treat MAM.

For more information see:
http://www-pub.iaea.org/iaeameetings/46087/International-Symposium-on-Understanding-Moderate-Malnutrition-in-Children-for-Effective-Interventions

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