• When children are
    • properly nourished
    • they can grow up
    • to be healthy
    • and productive.
    • When children are
    • healthy and productive
    • their families, communities,
    • and countries
    • become stronger.
    • That’s why countries
    • around the world have
    • committed to making
    • nutrition a priority.
    • And why global
    • partners are working
    • together to support
    • the efforts of
    • the countries.
    • Together, we can achieve
    • what no single effort could,
    • and make the world a healthier,
    • stronger place for us all.
Shaping the future of the SUN Movement

Following the Independent Comprehensive Evaluation of the SUN Movement and the visioning discussion by the Lead Group Task Team in Tanzania, the SUN Movement Lead Group is gathering to discuss the future of the SUN Movement. An opinion piece by the SUN Movement Coordinator ad interim, Tom Arnold, reflects on the process so far and the journey ahead. Read: Paving the way forward for SUN – A letter from Tom Arnold

Scaling Up Nutrition in Practice

in_practice3_coverThis series presents the real-life experience of SUN countries. The third edition focuses on Social Mobilization, Advocacy and Communication for Nutrition in a sub-set of SUN countries. Other themes related to the four strategic processes being put in place by SUN countries to improve nutrition will be covered in coming editions.
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Scaling Up Nutrition in Outline

In_Outline_2_enThis series describes the arrangements and work of different elements of the SUN Movement. This first edition is a general introduction to the Movement. Subsequent editions will focus on each of the four global support networks.

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Country Progress
  • On 15th July 2015, Ethiopia declared to end child malnutrition by 2030 with the launch of their Seqota Declaration. The launch was announced by Ethiopia’s Minister of Health, Kesete Admasu, during a side event at the Third International Conference on Financing for Development. The Seqota Declaration reflects the strong commitment that the Government of Ethiopia has…

  • On 2nd July 2015, Sierra Leone’s Vice President, Victor Bockarie Foh, launched the Food and Nutrition Security Implementation (FNSI) plan as part of the country’s efforts in Scaling Up Nutrition. In his keynote address, Vice President Foh spoke on the importance of the FNSI Plan which, as part of the Agenda for Prosperity, will guide the government…

  • From 13th – 16th July 2015, the Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD3) took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Conference was the first of three crucial events this year with the potential to set the world on a path towards a prosperous and sustainable future. It’s outcome has provided a strong foundation for countries to finance…

  • On 14th July 2015, the event “Financing Growth: Mobilizing Leadership and Investment in Nutrition” was held in the margins of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD3) to build the investment case for nutrition. New estimates shared by the World Bank reveal that an additional $8.50 per child under 5 is needed to meet the global stunting targets, covering…


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