October 10, 2013
On 23 September the Transform Nutrition Consortium recognised three individuals for their transformative efforts to improve nutrition, health and opportunities for women and children.
August 7, 2013
USD 4.2 million awarded to 9 National Civil Society Alliances and the Global Civil Society Network Secretariat
USD 4.2 million has been awarded to date through the SUN Multi-Partner Trust Fund (MPTF) to National Civil Society Alliances in Bangladesh, Ghana, Guatemala, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Nepal, Niger and Uganda and the Global Civil Society Network Secretariat. The SUN MPTF, established in March 2012 by participating UN agencies and contributing donor partners, is designed to ensure catalytic grants reach governments, UN agencies, civil society and other stakeholders to enable development and implementation of national efforts to scale up nutrition.
Updates from Guatemala
December 3, 2013
From the 1st to 4th December 2013, a large delegation of senior donor officials visited Zambia to look at the current state of nutrition in the country and government’s progress to scale up nutrition interventions. The officials are members of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement which is providing support to strengthen country-led efforts to…
September 13, 2013
Hitting the airwaves: Zambia SUN Civil Society Alliance, World Vision and the National Food and Nutrition Commission spread the word about breastfeeding
The Zambia Civil Society Scaling-Up Nutrition Alliance (CSO-SUN Alliance) organized two radio programs in collaboration with World Vision’s Child Health Now Campaign and the National Food and Nutrition Commission (NFNC). These programmes aimed to highlight the importance of breastfeeding and establishing the environments to enable this essential practice – as major elements to addressing malnutrition.