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School meals celebrated as an investment in Africa’s future

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Every day, 370 million children around the world receive food at school provided by their governments. Governments invest in school meals because they are a powerful tool in efforts to end malnutrition, helping to ensure every child has access to education, health and nutrition. This...

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Guinea-Bissau and IFAD invest in agriculture to boost food and nutrition security

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Donor Network, SUN UN Network

On 10th June 2015, the Republic of Guinea-Bissau signed a US$4.7 million loan and US$4.7 million grant agreement to finance the Economic Development Project for the Southern Regions (PADES) with the International Fund for Agricultural Development of the United Nations (IFAD). PADES aims to boost agricultural production,...

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Strengthening the Capacity of SUN Countries through Learning Routes

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The SUN Movement Secretariat has partnered with the PROCASUR Corporation to develop a pilot programme to improve sharing and learning initiatives between national SUN multi-stakeholder platforms for scaling up nutrition. The programme is supported with SUN Movement MPTF funding and combines both face-to-face and web-based learning...

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Guinea-Bissau joins the Scaling Up Nutrition Movement!

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On 12 March 2014, the Republic of Guinea-Bissau became the 49th country to commit to scaling up nutrition with the SUN Movement. The government has adopted a national nutrition policy and will establish a multi-sectoral coordination framework for enhancing the synergy of all stakeholders in order...

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