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Publications - July 2002

REPORTS ON THE WORLD NUTRITION SITUATION

Fourth Report on the World Nutrition Situation: Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, January 2000 *

Third Report on the World Nutrition Situation, December 1997

Update on the Nutrition Situation, 1996: Summary of Results for the Third Report on the World Nutrition Situation, late 1996

Update on the Nutrition Situation, November 1994

Second Report on the World Nutrition Situation, Volume II, Country Data, March 1993

Second Report on the World Nutrition Situation, Volume I, Global and Regional Results, October 1992

Supplement on Methods and Statistics to the First Report on the World Nutrition Situation, December 1988 (out of print)

First Report on the World Nutrition Situation, November 1987 (out of print)

NUTRITION POLICY DISCUSSION PAPERS

Nutrition and HIV/AIDS edited by S Rabeneck, October 2001 (NPP No. 2O) (out of print)

What Works? A Review of the Efficacy and Effectiveness of Nutrition Interventions by L Allen and S Gillespie, September 2001 (NPP No. 19) (out of print)

Low Birthweight-Report of a meeting in Dhaka, Bangladesh, June 1999 edited by J Pojda and L Kelley, September 2000 (NPP No. 18) (out of print)

Challenges for the 21st Century: A Gender Perspective on Nutrition Through the Life Cycle edited by S Rabeneck, April 1998 (NPP No. 17)

Nutrition and Poverty edited by S Gillespie, November 1997 (NPP No. 16)

How Nutrition Improves by S Gillespie, J Mason, R Martorell, July 1996 (SOA No. 15)

Controlling Vitamin A Deficiency by S Gillespie and J Mason, January 1994 (SOA No.14)

Effectiveness of Vitamin A Supplementation in the Control of Young Child Morbidity and Mortality in Developing Countries by G Beaton, R Martorell, K Aronson, B Edmonston, G McCabe, AC Ross, B Harvey, December 1993 (SOA No.13)

Nutritional Issues in Food Aid edited by V Elliot and S Gillespie, August 1993. (SOA No. 12)

Nutrition and Population Links-Breastfeeding, Family Planning and Child Health by S Huffman, R Martorell, K Merchant, R Short, P Ramachandran, M Labbok, B Edmonston, and B Winikoff, May 1992 (SOA No. 11)

Nutrition-Relevant Actions-Some Experiences from the Eighties and Lessons for the Nineties by S Gillespie and J Mason, October 1991 (SOA No. 10)

Controlling Iron Deficiency by S Gillespie, J Kevany, and J Mason, February 1991 (SOA No. 9)

Managing Successful Nutrition Programmes Edited by J Jennings, S Gillespie, J Mason, M Lotfi and T Scialfa, October 1990 (SOA No. 8)

Appropriate Uses of Child Anthropometry by G Beaton, A Kelly, J Kevany, R Martorell, and J Mason, December 1990 (SOA No. 7)

Women and Nutrition by J McGuire, B Popkin, M Chatterjee, J Lambert, J Quanine, P Kisanga, S Bajaj, and H Ghassemi, October 1990 (SOA No. 6) (out of print)

Malnutrition and Infection-A Review by A. Tomkins and F. Watson, October 1989 reprinted June 1993 (SOA No. 5)

Women's Role in Food Chain Activities and their Implications for Nutrition by G Holmboe-Ottesen, O Mascarenhas and M Wandel, May 1989. (SOA No. 4) (out of print)

The Prevention and Control of Iodine Deficiency Disorders by BS Hetzel, March 1988, reprinted June 1993 (SOA No. 3) (out of print)

Delivery of Oral Doses of Vitamin A to Prevent Vitamin A Deficiency and Nutritional Blindness by K West Jr and A Sommer, June 1987 reprinted June 1993 (SOA No. 2)

Nutrition Education: A state-of-the-art review by RC Hornik, January 1985 (SAO No. 1) (out of print)

SCN NEWS - A periodic review of developments in international nutrition compiled from information available to the ACC/SCN, published twice yearly. Contains features, news and views, programme news, and reviews of publications (Distributed free of charge)

SCN NEWS No. 24 - July 2002 Nutrition in Crisis and Conflict.

SCN NEWS No. 23 - December 2001 Civil Society and the UN System: debate in the food security arena.

SCN NEWS No. 22 - July 2001 Nutrition Goals and Targets.

SCN NEWS No. 21 - December 2000 Nutrition and the Environment, (out of print)

SCN NEWS No.20 - July 2000 Nutrition and Agriculture, (out of print)

SCN NEWS No. 19 - December 1999 Nutrition and Healthy Ageing.

SCN NEWS No. 18 - July 1999 Human Rights & the Right to Adequate Food: SCN's 26th Symposium Report.

SCN NEWS No. 17 - December 1998 Nutrition and HIV/AIP5 including HIV, Infant Feeding, Micronutrients in HIV Transmission.

SCN NEWS No.16 - July 1998 Nutrition of the School-aged Child: A summary of Working Group discussions, Oslo 1998, Abstracts from the Symposium on Challenges for the 21st Century: a Gender Perspective on Nutrition through the Life Cycle.

SCN NEWS No. 15 - December 1997 Effective Programmes in Africa for Improving Nutrition, the 10th Annual Martin J. Forman Lecture:.How are we doing in International Nutrition?

SCN NEWS No. 14 - July 1997 The Nutrition Challenge in the 21st Century: What Role for the United Nations? Meeting the Nutrition Challenge: A Call to Arms; Update on the Nutrition Situation, 1996; Poor Nutrition and Chronic Disease Part II; Effective Programmes in Africa for Improving Nutrition.

SCN NEWS No. 13 - late 1995 Interview with Dr Abraham Horwitz, SCN Chair, 1986-1995; Behavioural Change and Nutrition Programmes; Poor Nutrition and Chronic Disease Part I.

SCN NEWS No. 12 - early 1995 The Role of Care in Nutrition-A Neglected Essential Ingredient; Summary of findings from the recently published ACC/SCN "Update on the Nutrition Situation, 1994"; Specific Deficiencies Versus Growth Failure: Type I and Type II Nutrients; and Enrichment of Food Staples Through Plant Breeding. A New Strategy for Fighting Micronutrient Malnutrition, (out of print)

SCN NEWS No.11 - mid 1994 Maternal and Child Nutrition.

SCN NEWS No.10 - late 1993 Nutrition and Food Aid, Nutrition and Human Rights, The Nutrition Transition.

SCN NEWS No.9 - mid 1993 Focus on Micronutrients. (out of print)

SCN NEWS No.8 - late 1992 Highlights of the World Nutrition Situation, Food Prices and Nutrition, Food Security and Nutrition 1971-91-Lessons Learned and Future Priorities, Long-Term Effects of Improved Childhood Nutrition.

SCN NEWS No.7 - mid 1991 Refugees' Nutrition Crisis, Breastfeeding, Birth Spacing and Nutrition, Community-Based Development-From a Programme Towards a Movement, Micronutrient Intakes, Incomes and Prices. Supplement: Some Options for Improving Nutrition in the 1990s-Reviews experience of policies and programmes, and grouping nutrition issues, leads to identifying options as building blocks for future action. (out of print)

SCN NEWS No.6 - late 1990 Preventing Anaemia, Policies to Improve Nutrition-What Was Pone in the 80s, Weaning Foods-New Uses of Traditional Methods. (out of print)

SCN NEWS No.5 - early 1990 Nutrition and School Performance, Uses of Anthropometry, Malnutrition and Infection (Part II), Flows of External Resources for Nutrition. (out of print)

SCN NEWS No.4 - late 1989 Update on the Nutrition Situation, Women and Nutrition, Malnutrition and Infection (Part I), Targeted Food Subsidies. (out of print)

SCN NEWS No.3 - early 1989 Does Cash Cropping Affect Nutrition?, Nutrition in Times of Disaster.

SCN NEWS Nos.1 and 2 - March 1988 Vitamin A Deficiency, Urbanization, World Nutrition Situation, Economic adjustment. (out of print)

REFUGEE NUTRITION INFORMATION SYSTEM

RNIS Reports on the nutrition situation of refugee and displaced populations -issued every three months

Special supplements on the anthropometric assessment of the nutrition status in emergency situations of adolescents and adults are also available

COUNTRY CASE STUDIES

Brazil: The improvement in Child Nutritional Status in Brazil: How Did it Occur? by RF lunes & CA Monteiro, September-1993.

Egypt: Review of Trends, Policies and Programmes Affecting Nutrition and Health in Egypt C1970-1990) by H Nassar W Moussa, A Kamel & A Miniawi, January 1992 (out of print)

India: Nutrition in India, by V Reddy, M Shekar, P Rao & S Gillespie, December 1992 (out of print)

Indonesia: Economic Growth, Equity and Nutritional Improvement in Indonesia, by IT Soekirman, GS Idrus Jus'at & F Jalal, December 1992. (out of print)

Tanzania: Nutrition-Relevant Actions in Tanzania, by FP Kavishe, April 1993 (out of print)

Thailand: Nutrition and Health in Thailand: Trends and Actions, by Y Kachondham, P Winichagoon & K Tontisirin, December 1992 (out of print)

Zimbabwe: Nutrition-Relevant Actions in Zimbabwe, by j Tagwireyi, T Jayne & N Lenneiye. December 1992 (out of print)

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