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New guidebook supports integrated approaches to undernutrition with WASH activities

  |   SUN Civil Society Network

In January 2017, Action Contre la Faim (ACF) launched a new guidebook to support multi-sectoral solutions to undernutrition through improved integrated approaches with the water, sanitation and hygiene sector (WASH). It is an operational guidebook which demonstrates the importance of both supplementing nutrition programmes with...

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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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2016 World Toilet Day highlights the need for better workplace and urban water and sanitation

  |   SUN Civil Society Network

On 19 November 2016, World Toilet Day was celebrated around the world behind the theme ‘toilets and jobs' to generate awareness about the need for access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) for better health and productivity at work. The day also marked the launched...

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New report analyses comprehensive nutrition and WASH approaches to end malnutrition

  |   SUN Civil Society Network

On 4 August 2016, WaterAid and SHARE launched the report ‘The missing ingredients’ to highlight the degree to which national nutrition and water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) plans and policies are coordinated and integrated to end malnutrition. Evidence shows that scaling up interventions that tackle the immediate causes of...

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Brussels , Belgium - 2016 June 15th - European Development Days - Bilateral Meeting Ban Ki-Moon
Secretary General, United Nations
and Hailemariam Desalegn Boshe
Prime Minister of Ethiopia and David Nabarro, Special Advisor on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and Climate Change
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The European Development Days highlight the interlinkages of the Sustainable Development Goals

  |   SUN Donor Network

From 15 to 16 June 2016, development professionals, civil society organisations, politicians and experts met for the 10th edition of the European Development Days in Brussels, Belgium. The cross-cutting theme of the 2016 event was “Sustainable Development Goals in Action: Our World, Our Dignity, Our Future”. Delegates...

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