Other NPCS Activities

Nutrition education materials and techniques developed by NPCS are used widely by organisations throughout Nepal.

See publications page.

NPCS provides consultancy and training to groups across the country, including:
- Heifer International Nepal (staff and rural partner organizations)
- Association for Medical Doctors in Asia (AMDA Nepal)
- World Vision International (WVI Nepal)
- Peace Corp Volunteers, Neptal
- Save the Children Fund local partners (Banke, Rukum, Bardiya)
- United Mission to Nepal (UMN Doti, Rukum, Dhading, Mugu, Rupanedhi & Morang)
- International Nepal Fellowship (INF Nepal)
- Mennonite Central Committee (MCC)
- Human Development & Community Services (HDCS-Lamjung Hospital)
- Rural Integrated Development Service (RIDS Nepal-Humla)
- Health and Education for Lay People (HELP Nepal)
- Dhaulagiri Community Resource Development Centre (DCRDC-Baglung)
- Ganesh Co-operative (Lalitpur)
- Sansthagat Bikash Sanjal (Nawalparasi)
- Education and Training Services Nepal

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UMN/NPCS has collaborated with the Nepal government in the area of nutrition since the early 1970’s.

Contributions to development of government policy/strategy:
- National Nutrition Guidelines (2004)
- National Nutrition Policy & Strategy (2004, reprint 2008)
- National School Health & Nutrition Strategy (2006)

IEC materials developed by UMN/NPCS for national distribution by the Health Ministry:
- Nutrition for Adolescent Girls (booklet)
- Pregnancy & Nutrition (booklet)
- Nutrition for School Children (booklet)
- Child Nutrition (video)
- Nutrition Flipchart
- Training Guidelines for Health Workers on Food-based Approach to Nutrition
- Food-based Approach to Nutrition Flipchart for Female Community Health Volunteers

See publications page.

Board members and staff of NPCS contribute to the current national nutrition agenda through membership of such bodies as Anaemia Prevention and Control Strategy Working Group, Maternal Infant & Young Child Feeding (MIYCF) Strategy Working Group, the Nepal Nutrition Foundation (NNF) and the Committee for Consumer Nutrition Awareness (CCNA).