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Accountability for nutrition in the post-2015 agenda

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Key events in 2014 provided a critical impetus for the global fight against malnutrition in all its forms and for nutrition justice. Malnutrition being a result of the failure to realize people’s basic human rights, addressing it is indeed a matter of justice. The Scaling...

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Experience of advocacy and lobbying by the alliance of civil society organisations for food and nutritional sovereignty and security in El Salvador.

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The Alliance of Civil Society Organisations for Nutritional and Food Sovereignty and Security has actively participated in advocacy spaces to request that the Legislative Assembly reform the provisions of the criminal code relating to the market, free competition and consumer protection. This has arisen with...

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Workshop of French-speaking countries in Western Africa on costing, tracking expenditure and participatory evaluation of the impacts of interventions aimed at improving nutrition

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Cotonou, Benin, 29-31 October, Workshop opened by His Excellency the Minister of Development in Benin, Marcel De Souza, underlining that improving nutrition must be at the heart of progress in each country. The welcoming addresses highlighted the multidisciplinary character of nutrition and the collective responsibility of the...

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Food security learning journey

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Wednesday, 29 October Addis, Intercontental Hotel, early in the morning, Say hello to everybody, old and new colleagues from embassies and The Hague, still at the breakfast table. Everybody gets into the bus. Simone and Herman S., cheerful facilitators, in front. Nani and I sit down...

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An intense and valuable experience

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The Learning Route in Senegal has been an opportunity to share experiences and lessons learned in relation to nutrition policy with other members of the SUN Movement. The Route aimed to understand the strategies and tools promoted by Senegal to achieve impressive results in reducing...

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Transforming one community at a time

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Something extraordinary is happening in Senegal this week. Seven countries have been invited by the Fight Against Malnutrition Unit (CLM) hosted by the Office of the Prime Minister to see first-hand how Senegal is scaling up nutrition. Representatives of government and civil society from Benin, Burundi,...

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