The Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) is planning to conduct a baseline survey for the Food and Nutrition Strategy (FNS) this year. The NIPN team has been involved in these preparations and will also support finalizing of data collection instruments, training of data collectors, and data collection.
Upcoming NIPN Webinar- Co-organized by the Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the NIPN webinar will be conducted on the topic '
NIPN Ethiopia webinar recap: Thought-Provoking Perspectives on Child Stunting
'NIPN Ethiopia webinar: COVID-19 is increasing child wasting in Ethiopia and around the world Ethiopia'
September 23, 2020
A webinar organized by the National Information Platform for Nutrition (NIPN/EPHI) and IFPRI discussed "The role of Vitamin D in treating COVID-19 Patients: Current Scientific Evidence's on May 29, 2020.
Ato Maresha Tessema, from EPHI introduced the webinar and Teunis Van Rheenen (IFPRI, Washington DC) moderated the session.
NIPN objective is to provide decision-makers with timely information which can guide the policy process for improved nutrition outcomes. During the COVID-19 pandemic, NIPN has been seeking innovative ways to inform decision-makers, by tapping into its existing partnerships and by taking advantage of webinars to reach a large audience.