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Malawi Nutrition Care, Support, and Treatment for Adolescents and Adults: Training Materials for Facility-Based Service Providers

22 February 2018

To support Malawi in implementing the National Guidelines on Nutrition Care, Support, and Treatment (NCST) for Adolescents and Adults, FANTA produced a set of NCST training materials for facility-based health service providers. The training materials include a facilitators guide, a participant’s manual comprising of six training modules, an instructional PowerPoint, and reference material.

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Malawi’s National Guidelines on Nutrition Care, Support, and Treatment for Adolescents and Adults, Second Edition

21 February 2018

With support from FANTA and partners, Malawi has updated its national guidelines on nutrition care, support, and treatment to include new international guidance on nutrition. The 2017 update aligns with Malawi’s 2016 guidelines for community-based management of acute malnutrition and the third edition of the guidelines for clinical management of HIV in children and adults.

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Webinar: Nutrition as the Entry Point to Strengthening Health Systems

15 February 2018

Presenters discussed FANTA’s experience in quality improvement, coaching, and technical assistance, in strengthening the health workforce and improving nutrition service delivery and health management information systems in Côte d’Ivoire, Malawi, and Mozambique. Webinar recording and slides are now available. 

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Harnessing the Power of Film to Ignite Nutrition Social and Behavior Change: An Interview with Filmmaker John Riber

12 February 2018

FANTA interviewed John Riber, founder and director of Media for Development International (MFDI), about the power of film to promote social and behavior change, drawing on his vast filmmaking experience, including as executive producer of the FANTA co-produced Tanzanian Swahili film Ngoma ya Roho (Dance of the Soul).

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