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Operationalizing Nutrition Assessment, Counseling, and Support (NACS) Guidance In Zambia: A Report on FANTA Activities from 2013 to 2017

12 December 2017

Over the last four years, FANTA worked with the Government of the Republic of Zambia, PEPFAR Implementing Partners, and other key nutrition stakeholders to integrate NACS into the country’s health policy, planning, and service delivery.  A new report describes our contributions to Zambia’s efforts to address the nutrition problems of children, women, and people with chronic infectious diseases, including HIV. 

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Uganda Nutrition Advocacy Planning Workshop Guide for Districts and Lower Local Governments

7 December 2017

FANTA developed a guide for workshops that equip Uganda’s nutrition coordination committees and local leaders to create nutrition advocacy implementation plans for local governments. The plans support district/local Multi-Sectoral Nutrition Action Plans, which prioritize nutrition efforts in those jurisdictions. 

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Nutrition Assessment, Counselling and Support (NACS) Training Materials for Community Volunteers

4 December 2017

Nutrition assessment, counseling, and support (NACS) training enables community volunteers to provide nutrition care and support in their communities. FANTA’s training package for community volunteers in Zambia includes a Facilitator’s Guide and Participant Handouts.

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World AIDS Day 2017: Right to Health

1 December 2017

Through leadership, commitment, and impact, FANTA is contributing to global efforts in developing effective HIV prevention and treatment strategies as well as strategies to help people living with HIV adhere to HIV treatment and improve their quality of life. Learn more about FANTA’s work in improving the lives of people living with HIV.

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