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Nepal earthquake emergency response

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The SUN Movement Secretariat pays its respects to those who have lost their lives and extends its sympathies to those affected by the devastating earthquakes in Nepal. Nutrition champions across the SUN Movement are united in their wish for the safety, security and well-being of all...

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Progress on SUN Country interest in nutrition budget analysis exercise

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As of the 5th March 2015, 30 countries including 2 observer countries, have confirmed their participation with the SUN Movement Secretariat in response to a "Call of Interest" about the tracking of nutrition-relevant budget allocations. A team from the Institute of Development Studies are providing remote...

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Unlocking the potential of investments across nutrition relevant sectors

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In response to a "Call of Interest" in January 2015, which sought to identify countries interested in accelerating their efforts to report on nutrition relevant budget allocations, there was an overwhelming response by SUN countries. Having reliable data is critical for policy makers to prioritise,...

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Zambia launches the Global Nutrition Report in Lusaka on 26th February 2015

  |   SUN Civil Society Network

On Thursday 26 February, 2015, at Taj Pamodzi Hotel in Lusaka, Zambia, the Zambian Civil Society Scaling up Nutrition Alliance (CSO-SUN), the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the Department for International Development (DFID) launched the Global Nutrition Report in an interactive roundtable event. The...

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Regional government of Piura in Peru reaffirms commitment to governance agreement and reducing malnutrition

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On the 13th of February 2015, the regional president of Piuru in Peru, Reynaldo Hilbck, reaffirmed his commitment to the governance agreement for Piura (2051-2018) for achieving integrated development. On this occasion, Hilbck reiterated the joint commitment from his government and district municipalities that agreed on...

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Paving the way for successful partnerships|GSO SUN Global Concluding Conference

  |   SUN Business Network, SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network, SUN Donor Network, SUN UN Network

The final concluding event for the Global Social Observatory (GSO)-SUN process on Conflict of Interest in the Scaling up Nutrition Movement took place over the 16th and 17th of February 2015 in Geneva, Switzerland. It represented the culmination of a 20 month collaboration between the...

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Meeting of SUN Network Facilitators | February 2015

  |   SUN Business Network, SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network, SUN Donor Network, SUN UN Network

On the 3rd of February 2015, the first monthly meeting of the SUN Network Facilitators for the year brought together eight key members from the four SUN Networks with a face-to-face meeting in Geneva, Switzerland. The meeting, chaired by Christine Campeau of the SUN Movement Secretariat,...

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Subscribe to Nutrition Exchange – free publication for people fighting malnutrition

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Nutrition Exchange is an ENN publication that contains short, easy-to-read articles on nutrition programme experiences and learning, from countries with a high burden of malnutrition and those that are prone to crisis. It also summarises research and provides information on guidance, tools and upcoming trainings in nutrition and related sectors. Nutrition Exchange is...

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