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Bill Gates, BMZ finance food nutrition project in Ghana

I bring herbal tea and always get hot water on the plane a few times. Q. Any sneaky ways to fit in exercise while traveling? For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit

Health and Nutrition Programme Officer - Malawi

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International course on HIV/AIDS and food and nutrition security 2014 (fellowship opportunity)

In addition, the Health Programme Officer will assist with the preparation of project proposals as necessary, and will undertake technical support visits to provide oversight and mentoring in Mchinji and Nkhotakota at least once per month. Main Duties & Responsibilities: Programme Support: Establish Care Group approach in Mchinji: Review existing materials for Care Groups in Malawi and develop training guides for new Care Groups; plan and conduct training for Concern staff; plan and supervise training and establishment of Care Groups. Conduct Barrier Analysis: develop BA questionnaires for up to 4 topics; train Concern staff in Barrier Analysis methodology; plan and directly supervise 1-2 or more Barrier Analysis assessments; with the Health and Nutrition team, take the lead in analysing BA data and developing activities and messages and finalising the DBC framework Conduct 2-3 field support visits to Nkhotakota project to provide supervision and input on project implementation Ensure that the Concern Worldwide Logistics and Procurement policies are followed in all areas of health and nutrition Other specific tasks as identified by the Health Officer and Health and Nutritrion Coordinator, depending on need, and expertise and interest of the Health Officer Programme development Assist development of programme plans and proposals as necessary Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation, and Reporting: Support development of M&E tools for Mchinji project and contribute to project monitoring Prepare and submit a monthly report of activities and plans Contribute to project documentation such as lessons learned and case studies as necessary Representation: Represent Concern Worldwide at national and district-level meetings and workshops as necessary Reporting To: Health & Nutrition co-ordinator Responsible for (Staff): None Liaises With: Internal: Country Innovations Manager, Area Programme Managers, Country Director, Assistant Country Director - Systems, Human Resources Manager, Country Accountant. PERSON SPECIFICATION ESSENTIAL Education and qualifications Minimum Bachelors degree in a Health-related field At least 1-2 years field health experience in Africa related to Concern Familiarity with project management processes for health Good communication skills in written and spoken English Special Skills, Aptitude or Personality Requirements: Demonstrated ability to effectively plan, implement, and document project activities Strong organizational skills Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment Flexible, creative and solution-oriented approach in an innovative environment Sensitivity to cultural differences and the ability to work effectively across a wide variety of cultural contexts DESIRABLE Masters in public health or registered nurse Experience working in partnership with local organisations or government institutions Solid understanding of effective programme approaches for the prevention of undernutrition How to apply: All applications should be submitted through our website at by closing date 11th December 2013. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit

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Responses to the HIV pandemic need to be holistic, multi-sectorial, and grounded in the three fundamental principles: prevention, care and treatment. In this course, participants will learn from expert facilitators as well as from each other. It aims to provide you with the knowledge, skills and motivation to strengthen, design and implement programs and interventions to mitigate the negative effects of HIV/AIDS on the livelihood, using a rights-based approach. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit

Hidden Hunger micronutrient malnutrition refers to the insufficient intake of essential vitamins and minerals, she said. In Ghana the ANF4W component pilot phase would run from 2013 to 2015, to create a culturally appropriate, affordable food proto-type for women in reproductive age based on the natural food sources and fortified with relevant micro-nutrients. The proto-type, to be developed and produced by local Ghanaian food processing industries in addition to an unbranded social marketing strategy targeted at women in the reproductive age, would be implemented in order to increase their overall nutrition awareness. Speaking at the launch, Dr Edith Tetteh, Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Government Focal Point said, in 2010 the United Nation Secretary General set up the SUN to bridge the malnutrition gap She said apart from women of reproductive age, emphasis was also on the first 1,000 days of a child (that is from conception to age two), and added that the initiative had came in handy and timely. For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit