SUN Newsletter

Indonesia

Home / News / Country "Indonesia"

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation host a workshop to share and learn from SUN Countries

  |   SUN Country Network

From 3 to 5 November 2015, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation hosted a workshop with the Indonesian Government in West Java, Indonesia. Representatives came from Afghanistan, Uganda, and Turkey to; share experiences of and opportunities for successful implementation and scale up of nutrition programs agree on the priority actions...

Read More

Indonesia prepares for side event on food security, nutrition and health at the 70th UNGA

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN UN Network

On 24 September 2015, the government of Indonesia is hosting a side event at the 70th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). The event, titled "Food Security, Nutrition and Health: Harnessing Multi-sectoral Partnerships for the Post-2015 Development Agenda", is supported by the World Food Programme, UNICEF...

Read More

Indonesia launches “Breastmilk is enough” campaign with GAIN during WBW2015

  |   SUN Civil Society Network

From 1 – 7 August 2015, the 2015 World Breastfeeding Week was celebrated in Indonesia and saw the launch of the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) campaign entitled “Breastmilk is enough”. The campaign aims to raise awareness about the benefits of exclusive breastfeeding. GAIN are working...

Read More

World Leaders recognised for their steps towards Gender Equality

  |   SUN Lead Group and Secretariat, SUN UN Network

On 18th June 2015, eight world leaders were recognised for the steps they have taken towards improving gender equality. Three of the leaders were from SUN Countries Indonesia, Malawi and Rwanda. In Indonesia, President Joko Widodo promotes the increase of women in senior leadership positions and women representation in...

Read More

The 3rd International Symposium on Food and Nutrition is held in Indonesia

  |   SUN Country Network

From the 3rd - 5th June 2015, the 3rd International Symposium on Food and Nutrition (ISFAN) was held in Jakarta, Indonesia. The event brought together nearly 1,000 participants including nutrition, health and food professionals, practitioners, professors, researchers, program managers and implementers, as well as students from...

Read More

SUN Countries in Asia take the first steps in consensus building for budget analysis

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

On 15th and 16th April 2015, participants from eight SUN countries met in Bangkok to accelerate efforts in budget analysis for nutrition. The workshop was the first in a series of workshops that aim to help policy makers prioritise, plan and make informed decisions on resource...

Read More

Preparation is underway for regional workshops this April, on SUN country budget analysis

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

As of 19th March 2015, preparation of regional workshops on accelerating SUN country tracking of nutrition-relevant budget allocations is progressing with organisation by UNICEF on behalf of the UN Network. The workshops will be closed events with participants upon invitation only. The 32 SUN countries participating in the...

Read More

Health Minister speaks at the National Congress of Indonesian Nutritionists Association

  |   SUN Country Network

On 26th November 2014, the National Congress of Indonesian Nutritionists Association (PERSAGI) was held in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. During the event, Health Minister Nila Moeloek said that she believes that stunting should cease to exist in Indonesia. She said stunting endangers the future of the Indonesians and...

Read More