Nutrition Projects Manager

Location: Pibor County, Jonglei State Position Overview: Under the supervision of the country programs director, the Nutrition Project Manager shall provide and support coordination of KHIs field program team with technical support and expertise in the effective management of its health and nutrition Projects. The post holder will work in close collaboration with the state health and nutrition clusters, WFP, UNICEF, SMOH and other significant partners/stakeholders. Key Responsibilities: Managing the overall implementation of the nutrition components of Kissito Healthcare International (KHI) emergency health and nutrition projects in all areas of operation in Jonglei state Create a shared vision, among all staff, of KHIs Program objectives and their role in achieving set goals. Provide input toward developing KHIs long term strategic plans and translating these into mid and short terms actions Support the development of program concepts and documents in line with participatory approaches at community level Participate in developing KHIs emergency preparedness capacity in relation to the humanitarian context and advise the country head office accordingly Ensuring compliance to KHI, Donor, and MOH/National policies, procedures and guidelines that relate to: program (monitoring, reports, evaluations e.t.c) health, finances, logistical and human resource development. This involves adherence to TOR and MOU with the MOH and program targets as outlined in the program document.
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Nutrition for young women

This helps maintain healthy hair from the ages of 20 to 50.” When it comes to women, one cannot ignore skin issues. Vitamins play an important role in maintaining healthy, glowing skin. Also, good blood circulation is equally necessary. Skin Expert Prakash Seth says, “Vitamin E deficiency can lead to heart problems, as this nutrient is needed to make healthy blood vessels. Another benefit of this is that it is also used by hair follicles to grow healthy hair.” He recommends a dose of between 50 and 400 mg per day to prevent deficiency and hair loss.
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Five Best Food and Nutrition Tracking Tools

The best tools make it easy to add what you eat, can fill in the blanks with calorie and nutrition info, and can even help you work towards your goals. This week we’re going to look at five of the best food and nutrition trackers, based on your nominations. MyFitnessPal MyFitnessPal has one of the largest food databases available in a diet tracker, and sports a robust webapp in addition to iOS and Android apps to help you stay on top of your diet on the go. Whether you’re making something at home or eating out, MyFitnessPal can help you log it, and supports a number of popular (and many not-so-popular and small) restaurant menus. As you log your food, you get a complete picture of your diet, not just your overall calorie intakethat includes your sodium intake, your vitamin intake, cholesterol intake, and other nutritional information that can give you a better idea of what you’re eating beyond a simple daily calorie limit.
For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://lifehacker.com/five-best-food-and-nutrition-tracking-tools-1084103754

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