Guidelines for Nutrition Surveys

Operational publications, 10 December 2015

The UN refugee agency, in coordination with the World Food Programme and through its implementing partners, is responsible for monitoring the nutritional status of refugees through regular surveys and an effective surveillance system.

UNHCR Standardised Expanded Nutrition Survey Guidelines http://www.sens.unhcr.org/

SMART (2006) Measuring mortality, nutritional status and food security in crisis situations: SMART methodology, version 1.

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Duffield A, Taylor A (2004) Emergency Nutrition assessment: Guidelines for Field Workers. Save the Children.

Can be downloaded at Save the Children


SOFTWARE FOR SURVEY ANALYSIS


NUTRITION AND HEALTH DATABASES