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On May 6-9, 2019, staff from USAID Advancing Nutrition presented on a number of critical nutrition topics at the 2019 CORE Group Global Health Practitioner Conference in Bethesda, Maryland. The theme
On April 25-26, 2019, USAID Advancing Nutrition staff participated in the Global Nutrition Symposium on Improving Human Nutrition and Incomes through Effective Livestock Research and Extension
Senior Advisor for Nutrition and SBCC Peggy Koniz-Booher presented in Austria on Understanding the Double Burden of Malnutrition for Effective Interventions.
On November 1, 2018, USAID Advancing Nutrition Senior Technical Advisor Sascha Lamstein presented in Accra, Ghana at the Improving Nutrition Services in the Care of the Ill and Vulnerable Newborn and
Director Heather Danton represented USAID Advancing Nutrition at the 2018 Borlaug Dialogue International Symposium from October 17-19, 2018, in Des Moines, Iowa. Hosted by the World Food Prize

Past Events

The first 1,000 days spanning roughly between conception and a child’s second birthday is a period of unique development, representing both risk and opportunity.

In honor of World Breastfeeding Week and National Breastfeeding Month, the U.S. Government Global Nutrition Coordination Plan hosted an event in Washington D.C on August 2019 to bring together U.S.
Join USAID Advancing Nutrition and USAID's MCSP to learn about important outcomes from this workshop and to discuss progress made at the country level to institutionalize and operationalize country
On June 25, 2019, USAID launched a new resource showcasing the Agency's support for various nutrition focus areas, related research, vulnerable populations, and programming approaches over the past