Mission

To save lives through prevention, detection and treatment of malnutrition, in particular during and following disasters and conflict.

Summary of relevant work: 
Action Contre La Faim (ACF) focuses its fight against malnutrition on an integrated approach, taking the following various aspects into account:
 

In 2013, ACF-International was active in over 47 countries, aiding around 7 million individuals. By integrating the programmes with regional and national systems, ACF ensures that short-term actions are becoming long-term solutions.

People

Innovations and resources

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FUSAM: Combining Nutrition and Psychosocial Interventions for Malnourished Children

A psychosocial protocol including child care practices and their integration into the family’s daily life.
Region: 
Asia
Population: 
Maternal and neonatal health
Families and carers
Humanitarian and conflict health
Disorder: 
Child behavioural and developmental disorders
Depression/anxiety/stress-related disorders