UNICEF - Moçambique
- How my child recovered from severe acute malnutrition
Funded by Kid Power and the Government of Ireland, through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (Irish Aid), the mobile health brigades are one of the programmes that the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is supporting the Government of Mozambique to reach the most vulnerable communities affected by the drought emergency. Up to June 2017, 369,042 children were screened for acute malnutrition and 23,631 severely acute malnourished (SAM) children were treated by UNICEF supported Ministry of Health trained mobile brigades and Management of acute Malnutrition Program.
07 August 2017 Nutrition
- Babies and mothers worldwide failed by lack of investment in breastfeeding
New analysis shows an investment of US$4.70 per newborn could generate US$300 billion in economic gains by 2025.
01 August 2017 Nutrition
- Scaling Up Nutrition Movement Coordinator and Assistant UN Secretary-General visits Mozambique
- Saving lives of children with malnutrition in Mozambique
Since the beginning of the year 3,630 children have been treated for severe acute malnutrition in Mozambique, and 654 in Tete.
30 March 2017 Emergência | Emergency | Nutrition