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The 21st SUN Country Network Meeting is focused on Equity and Gender

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

From 14 – 18 September 2015, the SUN Country Network came together via telephone and video conference for the 21st series of Country Network meetings. The thematic discussion on Equity and Gender encouraged discussion between countries and an opportunity to share and learn from one...

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Event in New Dehli reviews the role of evolving partnerships for nutrition security

  |   SUN Business Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

On 25 August 2015, an event titled “Swasth Bharat Sashakt Bharat - Business Models for Securing Nutritional Outcomes”, was held in New Dehli, India. The event was organised by the CII Food and Agriculture Centre of Excellence (FACE) in partnership with the Global Alliance for...

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Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina shares a message on the eve of WBW2015

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

From 1 – 7 August 2015, the 2015 World Breastfeeding Week was celebrated in Bangladesh with a message from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina emphasizing the need for breastfeeding and homemade food for infants at mothers’ workplaces. She announced that the government of Bangladesh has been ordered to introduce...

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Expo Milano event highlights the key role adolescent girls have in breaking the cycle of malnutrition

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

On 3 July 2015, Save the Children held the event “Starting from girls: they are the source to trigger a change!” at Expo Milano as part of the WE-Women for Expo program. The event highlighted the key role of adolescent girls in low and middle...

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Tom Arnold is appointed to the Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition

  |   SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

On 22 July 2015, the Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition announced the appointment of Tom Arnold as a new Panel Member. Tom Arnold joins the Global Panel to replace Anthony Lake, Executive Director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) who had...

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The World Food Prize is awarded to Sir Fazle Hasan Abed for his commitment to ending extreme poverty

  |   SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

On 1st July 2015, Sir Fazle Hasan Abed was announced as the 2015 World Food Prize Laureate at a ceremony in Washington D.C. for his commitment to ending extreme poverty. Sir Fazle Hasan Abed is the internationally renowned founder and chairperson of BRAC (formally known as...

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