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Mozambique President and SUN Lead Group Member Visits FAO

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat, SUN UN Network

On the 4th December 2014, The President of Mozambique, Armando Guebuza, visited the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) for a meeting to discuss solutions to the food security and nutrition challenges facing Mozambique today. He met with FAO Director-General, Jose Graziano da Silva at FAO's...

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FAO awards countries for making great strides in combating undernourishment

  |   SUN UN Network

On 30th November 2014, the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) Director General, José Graziano da Silva honored the achievements of thirteen countries for their progress in fighting hunger. SUN countries Cameroon, Ethiopia, the Gambia, Mauritania and the Philippines were among those awarded with diplomas at FAO...

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UNSCN | Nutrition and the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals

  |   SUN UN Network

In early December 2014, following the Second International Conference on Nutrition, the United Nations Standing Committee on Nutrition (UNSCN) finalised a Policy Brief and Technical Note on "Nutrition and the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals". The UNSCN recognises that explicit attention to nutrition is needed across the Sustainable Development...

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Namibia develops videos with UNICEF to communicate the link between WASH and nutrition

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN UN Network

At the end of 2013, two sets of media products were developed by the Directorate of Water Supply and Sanitation Coordination (DWSSC) from the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry (MAWF) in partnership with UNICEF Namibia. The project was funded by the European Union through a grant...

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