SUN Movement Lead Group - Annual Meeting, 17 September 2023
SUN Movement Lead Group - Annual Meeting, 17 September 2023July 11, 2023 - Last update: September 12, 2023
The Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Lead Group, appointed by the United Nations Secretary-General, is responsible for the Movement’s progress towards achieving its objectives.
This is the event page of the SUN Movement Lead Group meeting of 17 September 2023. On this page you will find all key background and briefing documents relevant to the meeting.
Event name: SUN Lead Group Annual Meeting 2023
Location: Maurice Pate Conference Room, 13th Floor, UNICEF House, 3 United Nations Plaza, New York, NY 10017
Date/Time: Sunday, 17 September, 15:00-17:00 Local Time
- Security / Registration will open from 14:15-14:45 - Please allow enough time to register, pass security and settle so that the meeting can begin promptly at 15:00
- Refreshments to follow from 17:00-17:45 (Maurice Pate Conference Room)
Event contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
- How Nutrition Financing Can Keep Pace with Rapidly Increasing Needs: Considerations for Action by the SUN Movement Lead Group
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Please allow enough time to register and clear security for the discussion to begin promptly at 15:00). Lead Group members will be escorted to Maurice Pate Conference Room (13th Floor) and settle in seats.
Welcome and introduction by SUN Lead Group Chair
Ms. Catherine Russell, UNICEF Executive Director and Chair of the SUN Lead Group, welcomes participants and delivers an opening statement to guide the meeting.
Scene-setting by SUN Movement Coordinator
Ms. Afshan Khan, the SUN Movement Coordinator, introduces the rationale behind the focus on nutrition financing.
A presentation of key findings and high level recommendations from financing discussion note.
Presentation by Ms. Meera Shekar, Global Lead, Health, Nutrition & Population, World Bank.
An interactive discussion among Lead Group members
Using guiding questions from the nutrition financing background document, the SUN Coordinator will facilitate the discussion.
Update from the SUN Executive Committee
Gladys Mugambi and Connell Foley, Co-Chairs of the SUN Executive Committee, provide an Executive Committee update.
Closing remarks by the SUN Movement Coordinator
Remarks by Ms. Afshan Khan, SUN Movement Coordinator, reflecting on the Lead Group meeting.
Chair wrap up
Summary of discussion and follow up actions by Ms. Catherine Russell, SUN Lead Group Chair.