International Committee of the Red Cross

Working for the ICRC as a nutritionist

Video 11 July 2018

In situations of conflict, nutrition often suffers and can easily become a complicated issue to address. This webinar aims to share information on the different realities, challenges, and responses that the ICRC's nutritionists often face in the field.

It will also be a chance to discuss the opportunities that nutritionists may have with the organization, as well as the processes that pursuing these entails.

Topics covered:

1. What is the scope of nutrition in the ICRC?
2. What are the challenges faced by the ICRC's nutritionists in conflict settings and how do they respond?
3. How does the ICRC tackle the specificities of nutrition in detention?
4. What expertise does the ICRC need when its operations involve nutrition issues?