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Top government officials in Cambodia meet with SUN Movement Coordinator to tackle malnutrition

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On 20 February 2017, Gerda Verburg, SUN Movement Coordinator and UN Assistant Secretary-General, met with the Cambodian government to discuss progress in tackling malnutrition. During her two day visit, Ms. Verburg met with policy makers and champions from multiple sectors to discuss Cambodia's the path...

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Cambodian Prime Minister recognises crucial sanitation and hygiene links with nutrition on National Nutrition Day

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

On 3 November 2016, the third National Nutrition Day was celebrated in Cambodia with a workshop under the theme " Improved Hygiene and Nutrition make Children Grow From Evidence to Impact”. The workshop was jointly organised by the Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC)...

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FAO Cambodia Case Study: The Impact of Gender Policy Processes on the Right to Food

  |   SUN in Practice, SUN UN Network

In April 2016, the Food and Agriculture Organization launched the results of a case study titled "The Impact of Gender Policy Processes on the Right to Food". The purpose of this study was to identify potential gender-related entry points for the development of activities on the...

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Asian countries define path towards unlocking public finance for nutrition

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN UN Network

From 25 to 27 April 2016, government, civil society and development partner representatives from 18 countries across Asia came together in Bangkok to set a course for mobilising the estimated additional $7 billion needed globally, each year over the next decade - to help tackle...

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Process reviews of agriculture-nutrition education in Cambodia and Malawi published by FAO

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN UN Network

​ In February 2016, the Food and Agriculture Organization published detailed and thorough process reviews of two agriculture-nutrition education projects that aimed to improve infant and young child feeding (IYCF) practices using local foods - one in Malawi, and one in Cambodia. Each project delivered IYCF...

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A University Forum in Cambodia reviews enforcement of breastfeeding legislation and policy

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

From 1 - 7 August 2015, the World Breastfeeding Week was celebrated in Cambodia with University Forum on the first 1,000 days of a child's life. The event was organised with the joint effort of World Vision’s Child Health Now, Helen Keller International and Paññāsāstra University...

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Cambodia makes a landmark multi-stakeholder and multi-sector Declaration on Nutrition

  |   SUN Country Network

On the 3rd March 2015, multiple stakeholders came together with the Government of Cambodia for a National Conference on Nutrition. The two day event organised by the Council for Agricultural and Rural Development, USAID Cambodia, UNICEF Cambodia, FAO Cambodia, and WFP Cambodia brought together over...

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