IAEA-IMTF technical meeting 2013
Following the successful IAEA/IMTF meeting in Ghana in December 2012, IAEA/IMTF held a joint technical meeting on severe and moderate acute malnutrition in South-East Asia. The meeting was held on May 27-29th in Bangkok and the objectives were to:
- Discuss current recommendations for treatment of SAM and recent initiatives, and share successful experiences
- Share experiences, lessons learned from case studies on SAM in Asia and other parts of the world
- Discuss the research agenda including the role of stable isotope methods to contribute key information to improve the management of SAM
- Discuss capacity building issues related to the prevention of SAM and improving its management, and explore how to join efforts to scale-up capacity building in the region
After the technical meeting, IMTF governors and focal points met and a Report is given below.