IMTF convenors, governors and regional representatives meet

A meeting was held at the IAEA Headquarters, Vienna, March 19-20, 2012 to update members on the IMTF activities in 2011 and to discuss plans for 2012.

Below see details and links to reports and presentations made at the meeting.

  1. IMTF update and report 2011This was prepared for the meeting to update the group on key activities and progress of the IMTF and to outline provisional plans for the future


  2. Meeting report Report from the meeting, summarising presentations made by IMTF governors, regional representatives and co-convenors, discussions, conclusions reached and recommendations for 2012 and beyond.



Details of presentations made during the meeting can be accessed below:

    • Updating guidance on Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM), Nutrition Guidance Expert Advisory Group (NUGAG)by Zita Weise Prinzo, Department of Nutrition for Health and Development, World Health Organisation


    • Management of Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM)by Ilka Esquivel, Senior Advisor, Nutrition Security and Emergency, UNICEF


    • IPA IMTF meeting, Vienna 2012by Prof Michael Krawinkel, Standing Committee, IPA working group on Nutrition, University of Giessen, Germany


    • Consultants meeting on Severe Acute Malnutrition in sub-Saharan Africa at the IAEA headquartersby Dr Beatrice Amadi, University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia


    • Childhood malnutrition in Asia: numbers count but do we care?by Dr Tahmeed Ahmed, Director Centre for Nutrition & Food Security, ICDDR,B Professor, Public Health Nutrition, James P. Grant School of Public Health, BRAC University. President CAPGAN

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  • International Union of Nutritional Sciencesby Prof Anna Lartey, President Elect, IUNS


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