How can National Organizations benefit from the Tech RRT for their emergency nutrition programming?

Tech RRT Informational Webinar for National Organizations (or those working closely with National Organizations)

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When: Wednesday, 8th August 2018

Time:   11:00-12:00 (West Africa, Dakar), 12:00-13:00 (London), 13:00-14:00 (Geneva), 14:00-15:00 (East Africa, Nairobi), 17:00-18:00 (Asia, Bangladesh), 07:00 - 08:00 (New York)  

  • Are you a national organization implementing emergency nutrition programs?
  • Can your programs use some help to boost quality or reach?
  • Is there an assessment needed but you are worried about how to ensure it’s done well?
  • Do you want to start integrating nutrition sensitive programming but can’t figure out how?

                    This is the webinar for you!

Learn about the Nutrition Technical Rapid Response Team (Tech RRT), a resource that’s available to support capacity in nutrition emergencies for any organization. Areas of expertise include: Surveys and Assessments, Community Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) and Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies (IYCF-E) programming. Through this webinar you will learn:

  • What is the Tech RRT
  • What the Tech RRT has done to date
  • What support can be provided through the Tech RRT
  • How to request Tech RRT, including considerations and requirements for making a request
  • How much Tech RRT support costs 

Join Andi Kendle, Tech RRT Program Manager and two of the Tech RRT Advisers who will explain how national organizations can access this technical resource to help improve the quality and reach of nutritional assessments and programs.

This webinar will take place on Wednesday 8th August 2018 in English. Further sessions will be scheduled soon in French, Arabic, and Spanish.

Background on the project: The Technical Rapid Response Team (Tech RRT) is a partnership between International Medical Corps, Save the Children and Action Against Hunger working in close collaboration with the Global Nutrition Cluster and UNICEF, funded by USAID/OFDA. The purpose of the Tech RRT is to improve the quality of nutrition humanitarian response by deploying technical experts, providing remote support and building the capacity of nutrition partners while national capacity is overstretched or inexperienced in nutrition in emergencies.

Remote access: Please register anytime before the event, to [email protected] to receive the link to our online platform. Online access is limited to the first 50 respondents.

Please feel free to forward this to colleagues that could be interested in this event.

We hope that you can join us!

Go to the profile of Technical Rapid Response Team (Tech RRT)

Technical Rapid Response Team (Tech RRT)

The Tech RRT is comprised of nutrition experts in Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies, Community-based Management of Acute Malnutrition and Assessment available for deployment to acute and protracted emergencies. In consortium with International Medical Corps, Save the Children and Action Against Hunger. Funded by OFDA.

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