SCN News, Number 11













Table of Contents


UNITED NATIONS


NATIONS UNIES

ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE ON COORDINATION - SUBCOMMITTEE ON NUTRITION


A periodic review of developments in international nutrition compiled from information available to the ACC/SCN


Table of Contents


RECENT ACC/SCN PUBLICATIONS

MATERNAL AND CHILD NUTRITION

Introduction
Adolescent Growth
Prepregnancy Nutritional Status and its Impact on Birthweight
Maternal Nutrition During Pregnancy as it Affects Infant Growth, Development and Health
The Consequences of Iron Deficiency and Anaemia in Pregnancy on Maternal Health, the Foetus and the Infant
Impact of Maternal Infection on Foetal Growth and Nutrition
Maternal Micronutrient Malnutrition: Effects on Breast Milk and Infant Nutrition, and Priorities for Intervention
Vitamin A Deficiency in the Mother-Infant Dyad
Maternal Protein-Energy Malnutrition and Breastfeeding
Maternal Nutritional Depletion

NEWS AND VIEWS

The World Food Problem
Global Food Trends: Prospects for Future Food Security
Halfway to 2000: Mid-Decade Goals (1995) for Health of Women and Children
Vitamin A and Disease: Results of Trials in Northern Ghana
New Resolution on Infant and Young Child Nutrition Adopted by the World Health Assembly
Introducing the HungerWeb
Meetings, Conferences and Courses
IUNS News

PROGRAMME NEWS

PUBLICATIONS

Reviews of “Protein Energy Malnutrition” and “The State of the World’s Children 1994”
New Titles
Other Resources

THE STATE OF THE WORLD’S REFUGEES, 1993

HOW TO ORDER THE STATE OF THE WORLD’S REFUGEES

UNITED NATIONS - ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE ON COORDINATION - SUBCOMMITTEE ON NUTRITION (ACC/SCN)