Kick-starting flour fortification activities in the Eastern Mediterranean region

A World Health Organization (WHO) and Flour Fortification Initiative (FFI) joint Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office (EMRO) Harmonization Workshop for Wheat and Flour Fortification was held in Amman, Jordan, in February 2012. The Micronutrient Initiative’s (MI) Senior Technical Advisor Dr. Noor Khan joined 59 participants from 19 of the 22 Eastern Mediterranean Region countries attended. This 2012 meeting provided attendees with
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A Night of Inspiration: Canadians Deliver on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health

OTTAWA, October 3, 2012 – An evening that provided tremendous inspiration was how one attendee described “Canadians Deliver”, a Maternal, Newborn and Child Health event on Parliament Hill that brought together Members of Parliament, Senators and some of the leading development organizations in Canada. So often the stories that make the news are those of tragedy
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Let’s build on our success for mothers and children in developing countries

This op-ed by MI President Venkatesh Mannar, Kevin McCort (President of CARE Canada), Rosemary A. McCarney (President of Plan Canada), David Morley (UNICEF Canada), Patricia Erb (President of Save the Children), Jean-Francois Tardif (Executive Director of RESULTS Canada), and Dave Toycen (President and CEO of World Vision Canada) was published in Embassy Magazine on October 4,
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