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New Report: Women’s Empowerment and Nutrition

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A new report by the International Food Policy Research Institute reflects on the concept and measurement of women’s empowerment and reviews some of the structural interventions that aim to influence underlying gender norms in society and eradicate gender discrimination. The report then proceeds to review...

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SUN Movement November 2013 Update

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The Global Gathering was an extraordinary moment in the SUN Movement. It brought together 140 participants from 40 SUN Movement countries, and more than 60 participants from the SUN Movement Networks. David Nabarro, SUN Movement Coordinator, shares his reflections on the lead up to the event,...

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One Thousand Precious Days: Rwanda’s Poem

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Tilaye Nigussie, former Country Director for Concern Worldwide Rwanda (now in Tanzania) wrote this poem for Rwanda’s second national nutrition summit, held in Kigali from November 22-23, 2011. The conference focused on scaling up nutrition interventions to prevent irreversible physical and mental stunting during the...

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Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition

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The first meeting of the Global Panel meeting took place on 28th and 29th October 2013 in London. Co- chaired by former President Kufuor of Ghana and Prof Sir John Beddington, former UK Chief Scientific Advisor, the Panel agreed its aims and objectives, identified the...

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Seminar on Nutrition and Sustainability

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A seminar on "Nutrition and Sustainability : A Practical Approach to Integrating Climate Change, Biodiversity and Ecosystems, Nutrition and Health Agendas" co-organized by the United Nations Standing Committee on Nutrition, (UNSCN), Bioversity International, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Government of the Republic of...

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Right to Food and Nutrition Watch 2013

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The latest report of the Right to Food and Nutrition Watch 2013 was published on 8 October and identifies a number of policies that generate hunger and malnutrition rather than reducing them. One of the articles in the report ‘The Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Initiative’...

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