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IAEA Nutrition Factsheets, Brochures & Multimedia Material

Factsheets and Brochures

IAEA Factsheet on How an Isotope Technique Helps Determine Protein Quality (April 2020) IAEA Factsheet on How the Retinol Isotope Dilution Test Can Help Assess Vitamin A Status in Public Health Programmes (February 2020)

Concept Note: Applying Nuclear Nutrition Techniques to Improve Outcomes for Childhood Cancer in Low and Middle-Income Countries (2019)

IAEA Brief on IAEA Support for the Use of Stable Isotope Techniques to Assess Micronutrients (October 2019)

IAEA Brief on Stable Isotope Techniques Help to Address the Double Burden of Malnutrition (November 2018)

The Role of Nuclear Techniques in Helping to Achieve the Global Breastfeeding Target, IAEA Infographic (September 2017)

IAEA Brief on Exclusive Breastfeeding (November 2016)

The IAEA’s Role in Nutrition Programmes, IAEA Nutrition Factsheet (2016)

IAEA Bulletin "Atoms for Peace & Development", IAEA March 2015
Available in English/Arabic/Chinese/French/Russian/Spanish

Eating better: Guatemala works to control the double burden of malnutrition

South Africa improves exclusive breastfeeding monitoring using nuclear technique

IAEA Bulletin edition on Nutrition, IAEA March 2014
Available in English/Arabic/Chinese/French/Russian/Spanish

Stable Isotope Techniques. Tackling Childhood Obesity in Chile, IAEA 2013

Micronutrients for Better Health, IAEA 2013

Designing Better Nutrition Programmes. The role of nuclear technology. IAEA Nutrition Factsheet (2012)


NAHRES Newsletter No. 14, August 2021
NAHRES Newsletter No. 13, January 2021
NAHRES Newsletter No. 12, August 2020
NAHRES Newsletter No. 11, January 2020
NAHRES Newsletter No. 10, August 2019
NAHRES Newsletter No. 9, January 2019
NAHRES Newsletter No. 8, August 2018
NAHRES Newsletter No. 7, January 2018
NAHRES Newsletter No. 6, August 2017
NAHRES Newsletter No. 5, January 2017
NAHRES Newsletter No. 4, August 2016
NAHRES Newsletter No. 3, January 2016
NAHRES Newsletter No. 2, August 2015
NAHRES Newsletter No. 1, January 2015


NEW VIDEO ANIMATION: Nuclear Techniques for Better Nutrition - 1 August 2019

Blog by Agilent on how Portable Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometer aids nutrition in IAEA Member States – 14 March 2019

Video: Improving Health with Atomic Precision in Mauritius – 10 December 2018

Video: Promoting Better Nutrition in Morocco, 14 May 2018

Seminar recording ‘Nourishing the SDGs’, Stineke Oenema, 21 February 2018

IAEA podcast from 17 May 2016 – Atoms for Health
The same podcast on United Nations Radio from 20 May 2016 - Fighting obesity and micronutrient deficiency with nuclear science

United Nations Radio from July 14th, 2014 - Scientists to contribute to improve diets of vulnerable populations IAEA coordinated research – English
IAEA talk podcast from July 21st, 2014 – Improving diets of vulnerable populations

UN News Podcast from 30 June 2015 – Scientists ponder role of bacteria in nutrition

Web Articles

Effectiveness of Nutrition-sensitive Agri-food Interventions on Maternal and Child Health Outcomes – 12 July 2021

IAEA Joins Global Dialogue on Role of Nutrition Management in Childhood Cancers – 1 April 2021

Nuclear techniques for a quality diet: IAEA commemorates 11th Africa Day of Food and Nutrition Security – 02 November 2020

¿Cómo pueden usarse las técnicas nucleares para combatir las deficiencias de vitaminas y minerales en niños mexicanos y guatemaltecos? – 29 July 2020

Tailored food based strategies can increase the intake and absorption of micronutrients among young children results of an IAEA project show – 16 April 2020

The Link between H. pylori Infection and Iron and Zinc Status among Children: Results from an IAEA Coordinated Research Project – 2 April 2020

Nuclear Techniques Help Explain the Various Dimensions of Malnutrition Among Children in Botswana - 12 March 2020

Isotope Tool to Help Fight Childhood Obesity Now in Use in Southern and Eastern Europe – 19 February 2020

Success story - International Nutrition Course Focuses on Isotopic Techniques for the First Time – 18 February 2020

NEW CRP on Optimizing-nuclear-techniques-to-assess-accurate-quantitative-biomarkers-of-added-sugar-intake-in-adults - 12 July 2019

IAEA Interregional Project Supports Evidence-Based Decision Making to Reduce the Global Burden of Stunting – 14 March 2019

NEW CRP: Applying Nuclear Nutrition Techniques to Improve Outcomes for Childhood Cancer in Low-and Middle-Income Countries (E43033) – 25 February 2019

IAEA Showcases Nuclear Techniques to Combat Malnutrition in Africa – 13 November 2018

Thai Scientists Use Stable Isotopes to Improve Food Labelling and Nutrition Programmes – 2 May 2018

IAEA shares latest findings at 21st International Nutrition Congress in Buenos Aires - 22 November 2017

First-of-a-Kind African Congress on Childhood Obesity takes place in Tunisia with IAEA Support – 7 November 2017

IAEA Joins Forces with WHO and UNICEF to Tackle the Double Burden of Malnutrition – 5 October 2017

Thai scientists use nuclear technology to fight the double burden of malnutrition - Jan 2017

Using stable isotope techniques to inform public health nutrition

Major Donation to Boost IAEA Efforts on Child Nutrition

IAEA Recommends Nuclear Techniques to Improve Nutrition Assessments in Africa

IAEA's Contribution to Combat Hidden Hunger

Leveraging nuclear techniques to better understand body composition - 27 April 2016

Maternal HIV Status does not Influence Infant Growth, IAEA Study Finds

Affecting rich and poor: malnutrition in Latin America and how nuclear-related techniques can help

Burden of proof: Gathering data to identify and reduce the double burden of malnutrition - 9 June 2016

NAHRES joins IAEA Fact-Finding Mission to Marshall Islands to understand pathways for human exposure to persistent organic pollutants in food and the environment

Nuclear Techniques Can Help to Identify Strategies to Prevent Micronutrient Deficiencies in Young Children (17 March 2016)

A chance for each child: A proposal for a new TC project aims to gather data to improve programmes that address stunting - 17 September 2015

Development through better nutrition: IAEA signs partnership agreement to tackle malnutrition - 25 March 2015

Increasing knowledge on the use of stable isotope techniques for the assessment of body composition in Latin America and the Caribbean – 25 November 2014

Partnerships for a Lasting Impact - Collaborating for Better Nutrition in Children - 25 September 2014