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CALL FOR EXPERTS – updating FAO/WHO recommendations on nutrient requirements for children aged 0 – 36 months – Zinc, Calcium and Vit D – deadline 15 September 2019

As part of the planned updating of WHO guidance on complementary feeding, the FAO Nutrition and Food Systems Division (ESN) and the WHO Department of Nutrition for Health and Development (NHD) are establishing an expert group on nutrient requirements which will update nutrient requirements for children aged 0 – 36 months. The first 3 nutrients to be addressed are vitamin D, zinc and calcium.

If you are interested in joining this expert group, more information and how to apply can be found on the FAO website here:

Deadline for applications is 15th of September 2019.