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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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Learning Route Rwanda 2016 – SUN CSN Call to Action

  |   Blogs, Engaging Multiple Stakeholders, SUN Civil Society Network

 Monday 1st November 2016, Serena Hotel - The first Learning Route for Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Alliances in Africa was launched at Serena Hotel in Kigali. Hosted by SUN Alliance Rwanda with support from SUN Civil Society Network and PROCASUR Corporation, the event which...

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SUN Civil Society Alliance in Liberia renews efforts and elects a steering committee

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

From 24-25 October 2016, a two day workshop was held to organize the Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Alliance in Liberia with 42 locals and 3 international civil society organisation under the theme “Better Nutrition For All”. The event was organized by Action Contre la...

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The first international Learning Route exchange among Civil Society Alliances is held in Rwanda

  |   SUN Civil Society Network

From 30 October to 5 November 2016, Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Alliance Rwanda in collaboration with SUN Civil Society Network and PROCASUR Corporation today launch the first international Learning Route exchange program among Civil Society Alliances in Rwanda. ...

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Pakistan’s civil society mobilises mass media for an incredibly successful nutrition campaign

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

From 15-17 October 2016, the Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Alliance in Pakistan (SUNCSA-Pak) launched the first phase of their #InvestInNutrition campaign with support from the Micronutrient Iniative. The campaign coincided with World Food Day which helped to further catalyse attention towards advocacy efforts in...

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Stories from the community in Laos feature during World Breastfeeding Week

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

In recognition of World Breastfeeding Week 2016, various activities and events were carried out in Laos to highlight the importance of adequate nutrition for women and children, especially breastfeeding, with the public and government audiences. In Lao PDR, only 40 percent of babies receive this important source...

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Consultation in Punjab Province stresses need for multi-sectoral action

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

On 5 August 2016, a provincial consultation on the implementation of the Punjab multi-sectoral nutrition strategy was held. Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Alliance Pakistan (SUNCSA,Pak) organised the event in collaboration with the Provincial SUN Unit and Micronutrient Initiative Pakistan. Despite its significant contribution to Pakistan’s annual...

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