Please share any practical and useful training tools (including videos) with the CMAM Forum, so that they can be used more widely in the management of acute malnutrition. Thank you.
For forthcoming nutrition training courses: refer to Emergency Nutrition Network announcements: http://www.en-net.org.uk/forum/15.aspx
Acute Malnutrition (2 documents)
Nutrition in Emergencies (2 documents)
Other Nutrition/Health (11 documents)
World Vision International Nutrition Centre of Expertise 2013.Reducing childhood anaemia; Reducing maternal anaemia; Reducing childhood stunting [e-learning].
General application form for WVI courses.
Tufts University 2013.Delivery science for international nutrition. A three-course online graduate certificate [e-learning].
The course offerings in this certificate program are designed to meet the educational needs of those engaged in implementing nutrition-related programs around the world; build the capacity of practitioners through specialized, graduate level, pre-service or in-service training in program delivery science; and provide the opportunity to engage in lifelong professional development and networking.
2013.Sphere handbook in action [e-learning].
FAO, EU, FIDA, WFP, 2012.Courses on food security decision making [e-learning].
Communicating for Food Security Integrated Food Security Phase Classification Introduction to Social Safety Nets
Climate Change and Food Security Resilience in Food Security Analysis Reporting Food Security Information
Food Security Information Systems and Networks Nutritional Status Assessment and Analysis Availability Assessment and Analysis
Baseline Food Security Assessments Collaboration and Advocacy Techniques Livelihoods Assessment and Analysis
Food Security Concepts and Frameworks Food Security Policies - Formulation and Implementation Vulnerability Assessment and Analysis
Targeting Markets Assessment and Analysis
Other suggested e-learning courses
Impact Assessment of Large Scale Food Security Programmes A primer to the Right to Adequate Food Methodologies for Implementing the Right to Food
Information Management Resource Kit - IMARK (e-learning courses on Knowledge Management) Codex Alimentarius E-learning course
Acute Malnutrition - Generic (13 documents)
International Malnutrition Task Force training page
Nutrition and Health Section Action Contre la Faim International 2013.Health system strengthening. From diagnosis to programming - a step by step approach.
Nutrition and Health Section Action Contre la Faim International 2013.Renforcement du système de santé. Du diagnostic à la programmation - une approche étape par étape.
FANTA III 2012.Semi-quantitative evaluation of access and coverage(SQUEAC)/ simplified lot quality assurance sampling evaluation of access and coverage (SLEAC): Technical reference.
FANTA, CMN (translation) 2014.Référence technique sur l'évaluation semiquantitative de l'accessibilité et de la couverture (SQUEAC)/ l'évaluation LQAS simplifiée de l'accessibilité et de la couverture (SLEAC).
Academy for Educational Development 2011.User's guide to the CMAM costing tool: A tool for costing community-based management of acute malnutrition at the national, subnational, and district levels. Version 1.0
CMAM costing tool workbook, a case study workbook, and a completed exercise-Ghana. 2011.
CMN 2014Checklist development and coverage report assessment.
ACF International 2013.Technical note: the different anthropometric indicators used for the detection of acute malnutrition.
ACF International 2013.Note technique: les différents indicateurs anthropométriques utilisés pour la détection de la malnutrition aiguë.
Tool adapted from International Malnutrition Taskforce and Muhimbili hospital in Tanzania, 2010.Improving the inpatient management of severe acute malnutrition. Toolkit to monitor current management of severe acute malnutrition.
ENN, IFE, IASC 2009.Integration of IYCF support into CMAM. Facilitator's guide.
ENN, IFE, IASC 2009.Intégration du soutien à l'ANJE au sein de la PCMA. Guide de l'animateur.
ENN, IFE, IASC 2009.Integration of IYCF support into CMAM. Handouts.
ENN, IFE, IASC 2009.Intégration du soutien à l'ANJE au sein de la PCMA.
WHO, published 2002, update 2009.Training course on the management of severe malnutrition.
This training course on hospital-based care of severely malnourished children has been developed based on the WHO manual on Management of severe malnutrition: a manual for physicians and other senior health workers (1999). It responds to the urgent need to reduce paediatric deaths related to severe malnutrition in many developing countries and it is intended for health personal working at central and district level, including physicians, nurses and nutritionists.
This training course should be combined with a community-based approach.
Module 1. Introduction [pdf 509kb] Module 2. Principles of care [pdf 1.6Mb] Module 3. Initial management [pdf 2.7Mb]
Module 4. Feeding [pdf 873kb] Module 5. Daily Care [pdf 2.7Mb] Module 6. Monitoring and problem solving [pdf 5.6Mb]
Module 7. Involving mothers in care [pdf 1.9Mb]
Acute Malnutrition - Country Specific (6 documents)
2013.Democratic People's Republic of Korea: Inpatient management of severe acute malnutrition training package 2013.
The training package on inpatient management of severe acute malnutrition was developed by the Ministry of Public Health, CMAM National Technical Group in March 2013 and supported by international technical experts. It is based on the 2002 (2009 updated) WHO Training Course on the Management of Severe Malnutrition. It is compatible with the CMAM approach, reflects latest evidence, and includes promising practices for management of severe acute malnutrition in infants less than 6 months of age. The training package on inpatient management of severe acute malnutrition includes three training guides, seven training modules, 25 training planning tools, and 27 training and job aids.
i) Training guides:
1. Course director guide 2. Facilitator guide 3. Clinical instructor guide
ii) Training modules:
Module 1. Introduction Module 2. Principles of care Module 3. Initial management Module 4. Feeding
Module 5. Daily Care Module 6. Monitoring and problem solving Module 7. Involving mothers in care
iii) Training planning tools iv) Training aids and job aids
DPRK Ministry of Public Health 2013.DPRK: Inpatient training and job aids.
DPRK Ministry of Public Health 2013.DPRK: Inpatient training guides.
DPRK Ministry of Public Health 2013.DPRK: Inpatient training module 6.
DPRK Ministry of Public Health 2013.DPRK: Inpatient training modules 1-5, 7.
DPRK Ministry of Public Health 2013.DPRK: Inpatient training planning documents.
2013.[Ethiopia regional] Trainer's guide on CMAM community mobilization and ENA-BCC for health workers and health extension workers.
Tigray Regional Health Bureau 2013.[Ethiopia regional] IYCF in the context of CMAM. Quick reference for health extension workers.
Samaritan's Purse, National Institute of Nutrition 2012.[Vietnam] IMAM training for community-based workers. Lao cai, 28 - 29 June 2012.
Training manual on data management and reporting, Yobe State, Nigeria.
[Nigeria] Outpatient therapeutic programme (OTP) refresher training for health workers. Trainer's module, Yobe State, Nigeria.
Nutrition in Emergencies (6 documents)
CaLPe-transfers in emergencies: implementation support guidelines.
Other Nutrition/Health (9 documents)
UNICEF 2012.IYCF tools summary.
A selection of recent programme aids and tools for improving Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF). Prepared by UNICEF IYCN Unit. Includes information and links for the following areas:
- Programme Guidance - IYCF Indicators - Assessment and Programming
- Health Service Tools - Tools for Community-based programming and training - Communication
- Training of Programme Managers
Core Group, Washington DC, 2011.Booklet on key essential nutrition actions messages. Essential nutrition actions (ENA) framework.
Core Group, Washington DC, 2011.Livret des messages cles. Mettre en ouvre les actions essentielles en nutrition.
Essential Nutrition Actions (ENA) Framework, operational framework.
A trilogy of materials: I) Booklet on key ENA messages; II) ENA framework training guide for health workers and handouts; III) ENA framework training guide for community volunteers.
Core Group, Washington DC, 2011.Essential nutrition actions framework handouts for health workers.
Guyon AB, Quinn VJ.Références les agents de la santé. Mettre en ouvre les actions essentielles en nutrition.
Core Group, Washington, DC 2011Essential nutrition actions framework training guide for community volunteers.
Core Group, Washington, DC, 2011.Guide de formation pour agents communautaires. Mettre en ouvre les actions essentielles en nutrition.
Core Group, Washington DC, 2011.Essential nutrition actions framework training guide for health workers.
Core Group, Washington DC, 2011.Guide de formation pour agents de santé. Mettre en ouvre les actions essentielles en nutrition.
ACF International 2011.Maximising the nutritional impact of food security and livelihoods interventions. A manual for field workers.
ACF International 2011.Optimiser l'impact nutritionnel des interventions sécurité alimentaire et moyens d'existence. Manuel pour les professionnels de terrain.
Washington, D.C.: Food for the Hungry, Washington DC. 2004.Barrier analysis facilitator's guide: a tool for improving behavior change communication in child survival and community development programs.
World Health Organisation 2004.Child health in the community. "Community IMCI." "Briefing package for facilitators. Reference document.
The World Health Organisation 2004.Child health in the community. "Community IMCI." Briefing package for facilitators. Case studies.
The World Organisation 2004.Child health in the community. "Community IMCI." Briefing package for facilitators. Training guide
Acute Malnutrition (12 documents)
2013.Coverage monitoring network video.
SMART toolkit 2013.SMART: standardized training package videos.
Tips for a successful survey interview
Conducting a standarisation test
SMART Kit de renforcement des capacités 2013.SMART: Outils de formation standardisé.
Conseils pour les entrevues
Test de standardisation
Le support pédagogique audiovisuel pour la formation des prestataires prise en charge intégrée de la malnutrition aigue (PCIMA)/ prise en charge communautaire de la malnutrition aigue (PCCMA).
Vidéo créé en République Démocratique de Congo (RDC) pour le prise en charge intégrée de la malnutrition aigue (PCIMA)/ le prise en charge communautaire de la malnutrition aigue (PCCMA).
Video created in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for training specifically on the management of severe acute malnutrition. Translation to English is in process.
Video of UNICEF's nutrition project in Vietnam.
Video focussing on management of acute malnutrition and local product development.
CMAM Conference, Addis Ababa Ethiopia, 2011.CMAM Conference Speech by Haile Gebr Selassie.
CMAM Conference Addis Ababa Ethiopia, 2011.Community Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) film.
International multimedia campaign to rewrite the story of childhood malnutrition2010.Starved for attention. 195 million stories of malnutrition. Rewrite the story.
WHO Training for severe malnutrition, from Sudan training (FANTA-2).WHO 1. Transformations [training video].
WHO Training for severe malnutrition, from Sudan training (FANTA-2).WHO 2. Emergency Treatment [training video].
WHO Training for severe malnutrition, from Sudan training (FANTA-2).WHO 3. Home feeding [training video].
WHO Training for severe malnutrition, from Sudan training (FANTA-2).WHO 4. Malnutrition Mental Development [training video].
Nutrition in Emergencies (1 document)
2012.Kenya coordination in nutrition cluster [video].
Also see: http://www.unicef.org/nutritioncluster/index_kenya.html
Other Nutrition/Health (13 documents)
Medical Aid Films. Films for life
Medical Aid Films 2013.Is your child sick? Identifying signs of sickness and diarrhoea.
Medical Aid Films 2013.Is your child sick? Identifying signs of sickness and malaria.
Medical Aid Films 2013.Is your child sick? Identifying signs of sickness and pneumonia.
UNICEF C4D orientation webinar series 2012.Improving exclusive breastfeeding practices by using communication for development in infant and young child feeding programmes (presentation).
UNICEF C4D orientation webinar series 2010.Improving exclusive breastfeeding practices by using communication for development in infant and young child feeding programmes. (manual)