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The Nutrition Sector group reviewing data for input to the district questionnaire
Sep 2016
SPRING’s Nancy Adero and Danya Sarkar supported country partners piloting a district-level anemia action prioritization tool in Uganda.
A child receives a vitamin A supplement
Aug 2016
SPRING/Bangladesh provided secretarial and logistical supports and assisted in community mobilization activities in Khulna and Barisal divisions for the successful observance of the Vitamin A Plus...
Data collectors learning to use GPS
Aug 2016
SPRING interviewed 64 Micronutrient Powder users and distributors to identify successes understand barriers they face in using and distributing MNP.
Asia regional MSN-GLEE signage
Jun 2016
Experts from across sectors meet in Bangkok to strengthen multi-sectoral coordination for nutrition
Presentations at MTT Meeting
May 2016
SPRING presents anemia landscape analysis findings and guides efforts on anemia training and IFA operational research at the Micronutrient Task Team meeting in Ghana
Man having test done on hemoglobin levels
May 2016
SPRING builds capacity of master trainers on the use of HemoCue® devices to carry out training of frontline health workers.
Photos from the presentations laid on top of the branding for the event
Apr 2016
SPRING representatives led sessions on multi-sectoral nutrition programming, anemia, and nutrition budget tracking at the East Africa MSN-GLEE in March, 2016.
Sierra Leone Launches Multi-sectoral Anemia Working Group
Apr 2016
SPRING attended Sierra Leone’s inaugural meeting of the national anemia working group, a multi-sectoral approach to anemia policy and programs.
Namutumba MNP launch participants
Mar 2016
The Ministry of Health, in conjunction with Namutumba District leadership and the SPRING project, host a launch event in Namutumba District.
Several women walking down the road with their backs to the camera
Feb 2016
SPRING’s new blog, published on Sight and Life, focuses on efforts to build a global conversation about anemia.
Screen Capture of the Sierra Leone Micronutrient Survey Cover
Jan 2016
SPRING attended the release of Sierra Leone’s micronutrient survey, which found that iron may be only a minor cause of the country's high anemia prevalence.
Annual report infographic
Jan 2016
At the close of the Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING) project’s fourth year of implementation, the project continued to reach a growing number of...
Dr. Boyo signs the commemorative micronutrient powder sachet (Photo credit Abel Muzoora )
Dec 2015
The program aims to address micronutrient deficiencies through home food fortification.
Mixing fortificant with maize flour.
Sep 2015
Uganda’s Ministry of Health and SPRING hosted an Ethiopian delegation interested in Uganda's food fortification program.
Kyrgyz image from the last day
Apr 2015
The Kyrgyz Ministry of Health, supported by SPRING/Kyrgyz Republic, convened a meeting of the Clinical Guidelines Development Working Group on March 25-26, 2015 in Bishkek to finalize the national...
Moses Mutabazi a Nutritionist from Kisoro district
Apr 2015
The Ugandan Ministry of Health and SPRING organized the two-day Multisectoral Anemia Stakeholders’ Meeting in March 2015 in Kampala.
Manisha Tharaney presenting SPRING's research on maternal and child anemia in Uganda
Oct 2013
On Friday, October 18, 2013, the USAID-led Multisectoral Anemia Task Force Secretariat hosted a Multisectoral Anemia Partners Meeting at FHI360 in Washington, DC.
Vitamin A Plus Campaign inauguration by the Upazila Health & Family Planning Officer in Barisal Division
Oct 2013
SPRING and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in Bangladesh celebrated the National Vitamin A Plus Campaign as part of on-going, national efforts to raise awareness about diseases that are a...
Working toward a plan
Oct 2013
Stakeholders from Uganda's Ministry of Health, Office of the Prime Minister, and other national and sub-national ministries met to tackle the urgent problem of anemia, applying a multi-sectoral...
SPRING Participates in SUN Uganda Launch
Feb 2013
SPRING, in collaboration with the European Union, USAID, UNICEF, and Community Connector is supporting the Uganda government’s launch of Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN).
Working in Partnership to End Anemia
Mar 2012
SPRING Joins the USAID Anemia Working Group...