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Mexico tackles malnutrition with the PROSPERA social protection program

  |   SUN in Practice, SUN Country Network, SUN Donor Network

Despite important progress in poverty reduction, significant segments of the Mexican population still face food insecurity and nutrition challenges. The Ministry of Social Development (SEDESOL) documents that in 2012, as many as 27.4 million people (23.3 percent of the total population) reported some deprivation related...

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Learning Route Rwanda 2016 – SUN CSN Call to Action

  |   Engaging Multiple Stakeholders, SUN Civil Society Network, Blogs

 Monday 1st November 2016, Serena Hotel - The first Learning Route for Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Alliances in Africa was launched at Serena Hotel in Kigali. Hosted by SUN Alliance Rwanda with support from SUN Civil Society Network and PROCASUR Corporation, the event which...

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The first international Learning Route exchange among Civil Society Alliances is held in Rwanda

  |   SUN Civil Society Network

From 30 October to 5 November 2016, Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Alliance Rwanda in collaboration with SUN Civil Society Network and PROCASUR Corporation today launch the first international Learning Route exchange program among Civil Society Alliances in Rwanda. ...

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Consultation in Punjab Province stresses need for multi-sectoral action

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Civil Society Network

On 5 August 2016, a provincial consultation on the implementation of the Punjab multi-sectoral nutrition strategy was held. Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Alliance Pakistan (SUNCSA,Pak) organised the event in collaboration with the Provincial SUN Unit and Micronutrient Initiative Pakistan. Despite its significant contribution to Pakistan’s annual...

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San San Myint of Myanmar – 2016 Transform Nutrition Champion

  |   SUN in Practice, SUN Country Network, SUN Civil Society Network

Throughout her career working on health programmes in several countries in Africa and Asia, SanSan Myint, a medical doctor by training and currently the head of the Three Millennium Development Goal Fund in Myanmar, became increasingly aware of the nutrition issues faced by the population...

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Manaan Mumma of Kenya – 2016 Transform Nutrition Champion

  |   SUN in Practice, SUN Country Network, SUN Civil Society Network

After training as a nutritionist, Manaan Mumma started her career working in maternal and infant nutrition. Working at the community level was a turning point for Manaan who witnessed how children suffering from acute malnutrition could recover when simple solutions, in the hands of community...

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