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Why saying ‘let’s empower women’ is not good enough

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Gerda-Verburg

On 21 February 2017, Ms. Gerda Verburg, Scaling Up Nutrition Movement Coordinator and Assistant UN Secretary-General met Thomson Reuters to share the key lessons from her personal and professional life. Highlighting why, the perspectives of women are imperative and crucial to achieving sustainable development. Saying ‘let’s...

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Field visit insights from the Bardiya District of Nepal

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Sunita with her children © HERD

As Support to the Multi-Sector Nutrition Plan (MSNP) kicked off in Bardiya, Nepal, the HERD team with the support of local field supervisors paid a visit to Gulariya, Bardiya on December 3, 2016 to understand the real context of nutrition in these Disadvantaged Group (DAG)...

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Stories of Change in Nutrition

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Mothers and babies at a weight monitoring session in Senegal. © H. Kampman

Whilst nutrition remains a pertinent global issue, some countries are making gains in reducing the burden of undernutrition. There are many well documented approaches and frameworks, guiding national decision makers and practitioners to improve policies and programmes, but often it is the stories from the...

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