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The indirect impacts of Covid-19: an additional 253,500 child and maternal deaths?

The outbreak of Covid-19 is likely to have huge indirect effects due to health care disruptions, and increase the number of child and maternal deaths. A comment on Dr Roberton paper.

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Nourishing Gender Equality

Nutrition and women’s empowerment are intrinsically linked. In this seminar, we will look at how to leverage the first to help achieve the latter.

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Covid-19 and Contingency Planning

This webinar will explore how different projects coped with the Covid-19 outbreak and what we can learn from each other.

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COVID-19: are we leaving the poorest and most vulnerable behind?

While some countries in Asia and Europe have started lifting their Covid-19 lockdowns, many low-income countries are perhaps at the very start of calamity. Fragile health systems will easily become overwhelmed.

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Covid-19 and Maternal Health: are we facing a new normal?

What is the knowledge the moment about covid-19 and maternal and child health? Is breastfeeding safe? What care do mothers need to have to avoid infecting babies? Are there risks to babies?

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World Water Day: Researching the links between WASH and stunting

Universal, affordable and sustainable access to WASH, is the essence of Sustainable Development Goal 6. But around 2.2. billion people – one in three – still live without safe water. How does WASH impact on stunting around the world?

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Women at work: Meet the Hub’s field champions

On International Women’s Day, the Hub wants to celebrate the women that work behind the scenes to help alleviate child undernutrition.

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High-Level Parliamentary Roundtable on tackling the rise of childhood stunting in Africa

On 3 July 2019, LIDC and the UK All-Party Parliamentary Group for Africa jointly held a high-level parliamentary roundtable on tackling the rise of child stunting in Africa.

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Action Against Stunting Summit

From 28 February to 1 March 2019, our co-lead organisation, LIDC, held the Hub’s Inception meeting in Hyderabad, India.

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Action Against Stunting Hub inception meeting

From 28 February to 1 March 2019, our co-lead organisation, LIDC, held the Hub’s Inception meeting in Hyderabad, India.