News

Home / News

UN Network Q4 2017 Quarterly Update

  |   SUN UN Network

 UN Network for SUN (UNN) communications, materials, meetings & eventsLauren Landis, WFP Director of Nutrition, accepted to serve on the SUN Movement Executive Committee. The new UN Network for SUN website is now live! The website illustrates how the (collective) UN Network is supporting...

Read More

Madagascar to reduce child stunting through a transformative new 10-year program

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Donor Network

On December 2017, the Government of Madagascar and the World Bank launched an ambitious program that will support efforts to reduce child stunting (low height for age) through a Multiphase Programmatic Approach. The Improving Nutrition Outcomes Program was approved by the World Bank. It will...

Read More

Advances in the strategy for the prevention of chronic malnutrition in Guatemala

  |   SUN Country Network

On 5 December, representatives of the member institutions of the Presidential Commission for the Reduction of Chronic Malnutrition met to evaluate actions undertaken in 2017 and to approve the timetable for implementation of the National Strategy for the Prevention of Chronic Malnutritionin the first semester...

Read More

Open Day on Nutrition in Mauritania: civil society organization SUN and Women Parliamentarians’ Network in consultation

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

On 17 November 2017, The SUN Movement - Mauritania civil society organization for the fight against malnutrition and the Mauritanian Women Parliamentarians’ Network (REFPAM) met at the National Assembly to discuss the organization of a national open day for nutrition....

Read More

Canadian Parliamentarians and development organizations join forces to increase investment in global nutrition

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Donor Network

On November 21, Nutrition International and RESULTS Canada co-organized “Unleashing the Power of Future Generations through Better Nutrition”, a parliamentary reception to bring attention to the importance of increasing investments in global nutrition for gender equality and the achievement of the Global Goals. The event was hosted by...

Read More