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Blog Post: Supporting Afghan Clients’ Food Needs during Ramadan

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: April 1, 2022
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness
Subtopic(s): Food Security and Nutrition
This blog post suggests ways that refugee service providers can help meet the food needs of Afghan clients who are observing Ramadan while living in temporary housing.

Tool or Template: Traditional Afghan Ingredients for Ramadan

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: March 30, 2022
Topic(s): Cultural Awareness
Subtopic(s): Food Security and Nutrition
This checklist includes a list of traditional Afghan ingredients commonly used during Ramadan. There is also a column that can be used to track which ingredients have been purchased, and additional lines where more ingredients can be added.  
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Blog Post: What Federal Benefits and Services are Available to Afghan Parolees?

Date: September 20, 2021
Topic(s): Case Management, Child, Youth, and Family Services, Employment, Health
Subtopic(s): Food Security and Nutrition, Program Eligibility
There are several programs in which Afghan parolees may participate (along with refugees, asylees, and other Office of Refugee Resettlement-eligible populations).

Blog Post: Three Steps You Can Take to Support Clients’ Food Security

Author(s): Switchboard
Date: June 25, 2020
Topic(s): Case Management, Health
Subtopic(s): Food Security and Nutrition
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused profound disruption across the globe, including in the U.S., which in late March became the country with the highest number of confirmed cases. The crisis is exacerbating existing economic and social inequality for many refugee and immigrant populations and their communities.

Poster: Protect Children from Lead with Healthy Foods

Author(s): State of Minnesota Department of Health
Date: March 20, 2020
Topic(s): Health
Subtopic(s): Food Security and Nutrition
This multilingual poster conveys that lead can easily get in your child’s blood and bones, causing lead poisoning. Healthy foods can give your child the nutrients they need to help prevent lead from entering their blood and bones. Help your child eat foods that are: Green leafy vegetables Colorful fruits and vegetables Milk or other …

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Video: Using Manure and Compost Safely

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Date: October 22, 2019
Topic(s): Employment, Health
Subtopic(s): Agriculture, Food Security and Nutrition
This workplace safety video is about the use of manure and compost on farms or agricultural settings. It is part of a larger series of trainings aimed at disseminating information on the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) to small and marginalized groups of farmers and agriculture workers. This video is in Nepali with English subtitles. …

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Video: Farmer Health and Hygiene

Author(s): International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Date: October 22, 2019
Topic(s): Employment, Health
Subtopic(s): Agriculture, Food Security and Nutrition
This workplace safety video was created to train farmers on health and hygiene on the farm as part of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). This video was created specifically for Iraqi farmers and agriculture workers in the United States. It is intended to be used as part of larger training on health and hygiene …

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Podcast: A Path to Food Security & Nutrition for Refugees & Immigrants in the U.S: Building an Evidence Base

Author(s): Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Assistance (META)
Date: July 27, 2017
Topic(s): Health, Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Food Security and Nutrition, Using Data and Evidence
What do we know and not know about how to improve food security and nutrition for refugees and immigrants in the U.S? This episode of the META podcast explores this question with Rachel Dannefer, Director of Research & Evaluation for the Harlem Neighborhood Health Action Centers of the NYC Health Department, and Eugenia Gusev, Technical …

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