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close this book4th Report on the World Nutrition Situation - Nutrition throughout the Life Cycle (SCN; 2000; 138 pages)
View the documentADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE ON COORDINATION/SUB-COMMITTEE ON NUTRITION - (ACC/SCN) THE UN SYSTEM’S FORUM FOR NUTRITION
View the documentINTERNATIONAL FOOD POLICY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
View the documentFOREWORD
View the documentHIGHLIGHTS
View the documentCONTRIBUTORS
View the documentACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
View the documentLIST OF ABBREVIATIONS
View the documentPREFACE
Open this folder and view contentsCHAPTER 1: NUTRITION THROUGHOUT THE LIFE CYCLE
Open this folder and view contentsCHAPTER 2: MICRONUTRIENT UPDATE
Open this folder and view contentsCHAPTER 3: BREASTFEEDING AND COMPLEMENTARY FEEDING
Open this folder and view contentsCHAPTER 4: NUTRITION AND HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
Open this folder and view contentsCHAPTER 5: NUTRITION OF REFUGEES AND DISPLACED POPULATIONS
close this folderAPPENDICES
View the documentAppendix 1: Conceptualizing Nutrition Problems in Society
View the documentAppendix 2: Countries in the UN Regions and Sub-Regions
View the documentAppendix 3: Methods to Estimate Trends in Undernutrition Prevalence: A Review
View the documentAppendix 4: Statistical Notes for Sections 1.1, 1.2, and 1.3
View the documentAppendix 5: Latest National Prevalence of Stunting and Underweight in Preschool Children
View the documentAppendix 6: Explaining Trends in Child Underweight in the Developing World
View the documentAppendix 7: Data Employed for Analysis of Child Underweight Rates in Sub-Saharan Africa
View the documentAppendix 8: Prevalence and Numbers of Overweight Preschool Children in 1995
View the documentAppendix 9: Countries Classified by WHO Regions
View the documentAppendix 10: National Implementation of the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes
View the documentAppendix 11: Summary of Five Studies of the Social Impacts of the Indonesian Crisis
View the documentAppendix 12: Some Food and Nutrition Information and Data Resources on the Internet
View the documentREFERENCES
View the documentBACK COVER
 

Appendix 12: Some Food and Nutrition Information and Data Resources on the Internet

Organization/dataset

Internet address

Comments

ACC/SCN homepage

www.unsystem.org/accscn/

Information and links to many other nutrition-related sites

ANDI

www.africanutrition.net

Nutrition data for African countries

Arbor/Nutrition Guide

www.arborcom.com/frame/welcome.htm

Abstracts from food and nutrition journals

Cochrane database

www.medlib.com/spi/library.htm

Database of systematic reviews on health care issues (requires a subscription)

DHS/Survey Information Search

www.macroint.com/dhs/surveys/modulesearch.asp

Downloadable data from the Demographic and Health Surveys

ENN/Emergency Nutrition Network

www.tcd.ie/ENN

Includes ENN reports and articles and links to other sites

FAO/FAOSTAT

http://apps.fao.org/cgi-bin/nph-db.pl

Includes data on food availability from food balance sheets

FIVIMS/technical notes

www.fao.org/waicent/fivims/kims/diagram/tech.htm

Technical notes on sub-national data collection and aggregation on food security

Freedom House

www.freedomhouse.org/survey99/

Indicators of civil and political rights

HINAP

www.hinap.org

Health Information on selected countries of the developing world, regularly updated

ICCIDD

www.people.virginia.edu/~jtd/iccidd/mi/idd.htm

Includes IDD prevalence data

IFPRI/Food Consumption and Nutrition Division

www.cgiar.org/ifpri/divs/fcnd/dp.htm

Downloadable papers on poverty, food consumption, and nutrition

ILO/databases

www.ilo.org/public/english/support/lib/dblist.htm#statistics

Includes data on labor laws, standards, and migration

MI

www.mn-net.org/

Data on IDD, VAD and IDA prevalences

National Library of Medicine/MEDLINE

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/PubMed/

Abstracts from many nutrition and medical journals

NGONUT

owner-ngonut@abdn.ac.uk

An email forum for nutrition professionals

SPHERE

www.sphereproject.org

Includes the Sphere project handbook and training materials

UNAIDS

www.unaids.org/hivaidsinfo/hiv.html

Data on HIV/AIDS

UNDP/human development indicators

www.undp.org/hdro/indicators.html

Statistics from Human Development Reports

UNEP/World Resources Institute

www.wri.org/wri/facts/data-tables.html

Environmental data tables (include data on atmosphere and climate, biodiversity, pollution)

UNEP/World Terrestrial Ecosystem Monitoring Sites

www.wsl-ch/rauminf/riv/datenbank/tems/database_tems.html

Includes data on soil PH, climate, vegetation, soils, etc.

UNESCO

http://unescostat.unesco.org/en/stats/stats0.htm

World education indicators

UNFPA/State of the World Population 1999

www.unfpa.org/swp/1999/fact.htm

Includes data on world population trends by age, gender, and location

UNHCR/statistics

www.unhcr.ch/statist/main.htm

Includes data on refugee populations and asylum applications

UNICEF/State of the World’s Children, statistical tables

www.unicef.org/sowc98/stats.htm

Includes data reported in State of the World’s Children

USAID/Health Statistics Database

www.info.usaid.gov/regions/afr/hhraa/enotes/en19txt.htm

Links to the USAID-supported Health Statistics Database

WFP/statistics

www.wfp.org/InfoServs_Home.html

Includes data on food aid shipments and resource flows

WFP/vulnerability analysis and mapping

www.wfp.it/vam/vamhome.htm

Food vulnerability and mapping reports

WHO/Global Database on Child Growth and Malnutrition

www.who.int/nutgrowthdb/

Data on stunting, wasting, and underweight

WHO/Statistical Information

www.who.int/whosis/

Includes data on immunization

System World Bank

www.worldbank.org/data/

coverage and health personnel Development data

World Bank/Living Standards Measurement Surveys

www.worldbank.org/html/prdph/lsms/guide/select.html

Integrated household survey data on incomes, expenditures, education, health, nutrition, etc.

 

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