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Nutrition and Food Security

Joint statement on breastfeeding & breast-milk substitutes

Calling for support for appropriate infant and young child feeding in emergencies, and caution about unnecessary and potentially harmful donations and use of breast-milk substitutes.

International Medical Corps Launches Nutrition Program

Marking the start of a three month project to head off a possible crisis of malnutrition among orphans and other vulnerable children in Haiti.

March 26, 2014 - International Medical Corps Fights Acute Malnutrition in Children in Philippines

July 12, 2013 - In Chad, Good Harvest Not Enough to Protect Against Malnutrition

June 24, 2013 - Kitchen Gardens Help Address Malnutrition in Eastern Chad

June 10, 2013 - Combating Malnutrition in Children: The Next 1,000 Days

June 6, 2013 - Guardian: The War on Undernutrition

May 31, 2013 - In the Shadow of the Hunger Season

April 26, 2013 - International Medical Corps Sierra Leone Holds REAL Awards Celebration

April 5, 2013 - Aminata Helps Lead the Fight Against Hunger in Sierra Leone

March 4, 2013 - Engaging Men to Improve Nutrition in Kenya

June 28, 2012 - Huffington Post: One in a Million; One Million Too Many

June 20, 2012 - Our Approach to Early Childhood Development

February 7, 2012 - Facilitating Healthier Communities, One Meal at a Time

January 20, 2012 - Six Months into East Africa Famine Emergency, a Story of Survival

August 24, 2011 - Food Security Situation Deteriorating in Somaliland; International Medical Corps Teams Delivering Emergency Nutrition Relief in Sool & Sanaag Regions

August 8, 2011 - After a 30-Day Journey, a Child Saved

July 21, 2011 - World Breastfeeding Week - August 1-7, 2011

FAQ - Famine Declared in Somalia – What Does it Really Mean?

July 19, 2011 - As Famine Declared in Somalia, International Medical Corps Emergency Teams Responding Throughout East Africa

July 12, 2011 - Acute Malnutrition & High Risk of Child Mortality For Somali Refugees Caught in Drought Crisis; International Medical Corps Teams Responding

July 12, 2011 - Nutrition: A Mother and Child in Ethiopia

July 11, 2011 - In Rural Ethiopia, Giving Parents the Tools and Knowledge to Maintain Nutritional Health of Their Children

July 11, 2011 - The Healthy Lifestyles Campaign for Iraqi Refugees in Jordan

April 1, 2011 - For Iraqi Families in Lebanon, International Medical Corps Provides Nutrition Education & Promotes Healthy Habits

March 30, 2011 - How International Medical Corps is Changing Lives in Muyinga Province, Burundi: The Story of Beatrice and Mughisha

March 29, 2011 - In Burundi, International Medical Corps Depends on “Lead Mothers” to Break the Cycle of Malnutrition

March 21, 2011 - Joint statement from the Nutrition Cluster on breastfeeding and breast-milk substitutes

January 26, 2011 -International Medical Corps Provides Urgently Needed Nutrition Services in Drought-Hit Somalia and Somaliland

Video -BBC: Sudan

 October 29, 2010 - International Medical Corps Combats Child Malnutrition in Sierra Leone through Comprehensive Prevention Program

VIDEO- International Medical Corps Nutrition Program in Haiti (February 19, 2010)

February 18, 2010 - International Medical Corps and ECHO to Provide Health, Nutrition, Water and Sanitation to 35,000 Displaced Somalis

February 4, 2010 - International Medical Corps Launches Nutrition Program in Haiti

VIDEO - World Food Day 2009 (October 15, 2009)

March 18, 2009 - Hidden Epidemic of Malnutrition and Disease Plagues Smallest Victims

July 03, 2008 - The Green Famine

February 25, 2008 - Kenyans at Risk of Long-Term Food Insecurity and Malnutrition

January 29, 2008 - High Rates of Malnutrition among Displaced Somali Children

VIDEO - World Food Day 2008 (October 15, 2008)

VIDEO - Emerging from Famine (September 03, 2008)

March 15, 2007 - Saving 10-year-old Abdi

March 15, 2007 - International Medical Corps and the Gates Foundation tackle southern Sudan famine crisis with innovative program

January 14, 2007 - Local Plumpy’nut production brings hope to Uganda families

Decemeber 02, 2006 - International Medical Corps agricultural specialist provides women with education and skills to combat malnutrition