Nutrition: A Foundation For Development
||The international nutrition community has made great
advances in understanding the root causes, effects and magnitude of global
malnutrition and human suffering. However much work remains. Members of
the international nutrition community recognize the need to better
integrate their work with the work of its partners in development.
version is available here.
Nutrition: A Foundation For Development is a compilation of briefs on
of the latest research findings in nutrition as they relate to other development
sectors. The briefs are designed to facilitate dialogue between nutrition and
other development professionals. They are organized both as a complete set or as
stand-alone briefs that make the case for integrating nutrition into the work of
the development community.
Nutrition: A Foundation for Development (complete
set in English, 6.3MB ppt file)
Nutrición: La Base para el Desarrollo (complete el
conjunto en español, 7.5MB ppt file)
Stand Alone briefs (in English):
briefs (in Spanish) are available here.
informal Farsi translation is available here. This informal Farsi
translation by Reza Amani and Davoud Vahabzadeh has kindly been made available
to the SCN for its Farsi readership. Dr Amani is Head, Department of Nutrition,
Ahvaz Jundi-Shapour University of Medical Sciences, Davoud Vahabzadeh is an MSc
student at the Ahvaz Jundi-Shapour University of Medical Sciences. They can be
contacted through the SCN Secretariat (email@example.com).