Workshop Agenda

Tuesday, July 23

Wednesday, July 24

Thursday, July 25

Friday, July 26

 

 

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Tuesday, July 23

 Introduction

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Dick Wall, Workshop Moderator/ Consultant, Food and Nutrition Technical Assistance (FANTA) Project /AED

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Paula Lynch, Deputy Director, Policy and Resources, State/PRM

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 Anne Ralte, Humanitarian Assistance Advisor, Bureau for Policy and Program Coordination, USAID 

Overview: Complex Emergencies - What and Why Do We Measure?

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Dr. Frederick Burkle, Jr., Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Global Health, USAID 

Overview: Nutritional Surveys in Emergencies

Photo of Micael Golden Dr. Michael Golden, Chair, Technical Advisory Group, SMART, Consultant, FANTA/AED

Overview: Interpreting Data in Context of Food Security

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Dr. John Seaman, SCF/UK

Overview: Surveillance & Monitoring in Complex Emergencies

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Dr. Maire Connolly, Program Leader, Communicable Diseases in Complex Emergencies Programme, WHO

Panel Discussion

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  • Dr. Frederick Burkle, Jr., Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Global Health, USAID
  • Dr. Michael Golden, Chair, Technical Advisory Group, SMART, Consultant, FANTA/AED
  • Dr. John Seaman, SCF/UK
  • Dr. Maire Connolly, Program Leader, Communicable Diseases in Complex Emergencies Programme, WHO

Review of Surveys and Future Implications

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Dr. Michael Golden, Chair, Technical Advisory Group, SMART, Consultant, FANTA/AED

Review of Survey Methodology

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Panel Discussion: Critique of Current Methodology (and How to Resolve Problems)

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Panel Discussion

Facilitator:  Dr. Bradley Woodruff, CDC  
Panel:

Anne-Sophie Fournier (ACF)
Dr. Mark Myatt
Dr. Alessandro Colombo (WHO)
Dr. Paul Spiegel (CDC/UNHCR)

 

  

Wednesday, July 24

 

Summary of Day 1

photo of Caroline Tanner Caroline Tanner, Emergency Advisor, FANTA/AED

Methodology Case Study: Democratic Republic of Congo

photo of Dr. Les Roberts Dr. Les Roberts, Director of Health Policy, International Rescue Committee
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Dr. Mark Myatt, Consultant, Epidemiologist & Senior Fellow, Institute of Ophthalmology  
 

Methodology Case Study: Ethiopia

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Dr. Paul Spiegel , Medical Epidemiologist, CDC/UNHCR

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Q & A. Technical facilitator: 
Courtland Robinson, Research Associate, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health   

Methodology Case Study: Afghanistan

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Dr. Bradley Woodruff, Medical Epidemiologist, CDC 

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Q & A. Technical facilitator: 
Fitsum Assefa, Project Officer, Micronutrients, UNICEF   

PVO Perspective: Lessons Learned on Methodology from Sudan

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Bernard Vicary, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, World Vision   

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Q & A. Technical facilitator: 
Anne-Sophie Fournier
, Technical Director, ACF  

Break Out Group Discussions on Survey Methodology  

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Nutritional status in Pregnant & Lactating Women 
Dr. Mary Lung'aho, Linkages/AED, Dr. Barbara McDonald, CIDA 

Nutritional status in Under 5, including infants 

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Nutritional status in Adults and elderly population 
Dr. Dolline Busolo, HelpAge International

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Other information (besides health/nutrition) to be collected
Facilitator

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Issues about Mortality Data 
Carol Puzone, American Red Cross

Panel Discussion: Standardized Methodology & Other Information to be collected 

  • Critical issues

  • Review of input/comments on Afghanistan model

  • Discussion

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 Panel Discussion

Facilitator: Dr. Michael Golden
Panel (TAG) members:

Dr. Bradley Woodruff
M. Connolly 
C. Prudhon 
Y. Grellety
F. Assefa  

 

 

Thursday, July 25

Summary of Day 2

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 Fitsum Assefa

Standardized Methodology: Discussion, Recommendations

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Dr. Michael Golden, Chair, Technical Advisory Group, SMART, Consultant, FANTA/AED   

Food Security: Overview on Methodology and Best Practices

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Dr. John Seaman, SCF/UK

Overcoming the Challenges of Interpreting Nutritional Status Data: Examples from Field Experience.

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Anna Taylor, Nutrition Advisor, SCF/UK                       

Food Security: Experience and Lessons Learned from the Field

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Rita Bhatia, Senior Program Advisor, Strategy and Policy Division, WFP

Panel Discussion: Best Practices in using Food Security Indicators to interpret Health/Nutrition Data

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Facilitator: 
Dr. Bruce Cogill
, Director, FANTA/AED

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Presentation: 
Mugo Muita
(CARE)

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Panel Discussion

Panel:

Anna Taylor (SCF/UK)
John Seaman (SCF/UK)
Rita Bhatia (WFP)
Mugo Muita (CARE)

Panel Discussion: Information Management

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Facilitator: 
Dr. Nancy Mock, Director, CERTI Project, Tulane University, School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine 

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Panel:

Jeff Henigson (UNICEF)
Rhonda Davis (OFDA)
Dennis King (HIU)

Break Out Group Discussions: 
Country Pilot Studies
Implementation of Breakouts
(Preliminary planning session by groups operational in countries. To be followed up after the workshop by country team/working group)

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Southern Africa

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 Angola

Facilitator:

Dr. Paulina Semedo (MOH)
MarjattaTolvanen (UNICEF)

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Afghanistan

Facilitator:

Dr. Bradley Woodruff (CDC)
Rita Bhatia (WFP)
Fitsum Assefa (UNICEF)

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Democratic Republic of Congo

Facilitator: 

Anne-Sophie Fournier (ACF)

Plenary: Break Out Group reports

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Technical Issues and Methodology

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Donor Cooperation

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Coordination

Open discussion
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Discussion

Closing of Part One of the Workshop 

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Anne Ralte

 

Policy Session, July 26, 2002: 

 "Promoting Policy and Program Priorities Based on Data"

Introduction & Summary of Technical Working Session, July 23 - 25

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Dr. Debarati Guha-Sapir, Director, Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Diseases (CRED), University of Louvain School of Public Health 

Complex Emergencies: Measuring Effectiveness Across A Multitude of Indicators

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Dr. Frederick Burkle, Jr. Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Global Health, USAID

Critique: Data and Famine in the Horn of Africa over the Last Decade

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Dr. Paul Spiegel , Medical Epidemiologist, CDC

Overview: Nutrition Policy Issues in Complex Emergencies

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Dr. Michael Golden, Chair, Technical Advisory Group, SMART          

Overview: USG Response to Complex Humanitarian Crises and Lessons Learned

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Eric Schwartz, Senior Fellow, United States Institute of Peace

Panel Discussion: How do donors establish policy and funding priorities? What information is used, needed? What are data gaps and how to resolve them?

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Panel Discussion
Chair: 

John Simon, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Policy and Program Coordination, USAID

Panel: Juanita Rilling, Team Leader, USAID, OFDA Planning Team
Jon Brause, Chief, USAID, Emergency Program Division, Office of Food for Peace
Paula Lynch, State/PRM, Deputy Director, Policy and Resources
Barbara McDonald, CIDA, Senior nutrition Advisor
Dianne Spearman, WFP, Chief, Strategy and Policy Division
Andrew Mayne, UNHCR, Chief, Population and Geographic Data Section, Operational Support

Next Steps: "Needs and Requirements"

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Facilitator: 
Mara Russell, Coordinator, Food Aid Management 

Presentation: 
Paulina Semedo, Coordinator of National Nutrition Programme Ministry of Health, Angola

Plenary: Break Out Group report back and discussion

Headquarters level, information and system needs

Headquarters level, information and system needs

Local capacity building

Local capacity building

Field level, staff and operation needs

Field level, staff and operation needs

General information coordination and reporting

General information coordination and reporting

Proposal and reporting requirements

Proposal and reporting requirements

Overall Workshop Summary & Recommendations

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Discussion

Dick Wall , Consultant, FANTA/AED  

Close of Workshop

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Anne Ralte, Humanitarian Assistance Advisor, USAID/PPC

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Michael Golden, Chair, Technical Advisory Group, SMART, Consultant, FANTA/AED