National Information Platforms for Nutrition
(NIPN) is an initiative of the European Commission to provide support to countries to strengthen their information systems for nutrition and to improve the analysis of data so as to better inform the strategic decisions they are faced with to prevent malnutrition and its consequences
The National Information Platforms for Nutrition (NIPN) are a European Commission-led innovation in nutrition information, analysis, learning and accountability, currently being implemented in six countries: Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Kenya, Laos, Niger and Uganda. The Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) (...)
This five-minute video presents the overall objective and approach of the NIPN initiative of the European Commission and the broad principles for its implementation in benefiting countries.
The added value of the NIPN initiative lays in its unique blend of country-leadership, facilitated inter-sectoral dialogue, and capacity-strengthening to maximise the use of existing information (both quantitative and qualitative) to inform policies. The Global Support Facility has published a (...)
This review describes information platforms and electronic data portals that are relevant to human nutrition. It starts by describing the main data sharing platforms and portals including dashboards and websites from which information relevant to nutrition can be accessed. (...)
Este documento de 4 páginas presenta los principios rectores de una Plataforma Nacional de Información para la Nutrición y cómo la iniciativa apoya a los países en la creación de un NIPN y desarrolla la capacidad de las partes nacionales para diseñar políticas y programas basados (...)
Based on a review of the literature, on interviews with key informants, and on the analysis of a range of information products in the field of nutrition, this review identifies the best practices to apply when producing any materials, in order to ensure that outputs are (...)