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Scaling Up Nutrition In Practice, Issue 4: The Contribution of Agriculture and Social Protection to Improving Nutrition

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat, The Contribution of Agriculture and Social Protection to Improving Nutrition

Launch September 2015: The fourth Scaling Up Nutrition: In Practice brief focuses on how agriculture, food systems and social protection schemes are contributing to scaling up nutrition in SUN Countries. Representatives from six SUN Countries share their accounts of how food, agriculture and social protection stakeholders engage in...

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Nepal’s Civil Society Alliance holds an Interaction Program for WBW2015

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

From 1 - 7 August 2015, the World Breastfeeding Week was celebrated in Nepal with an interaction program organised by the Civil Society Alliance for Nutrition Nepal. The Interaction Program was organised with the support of local staff and the management committee of Kanti Children's Hospital. Over...

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New video showcases the nutrition funding work underway in Nepal and Uganda

  |   SUN Donor Network

In July 2015, a new video was released through Secure Nutrition, a World Bank Knowledge Platform, to showcase nutrition budgeting work that has been taking place since 2013. The USAID funded global nutrition project, Strengthening Partnerships, Results, and Innovations in Nutrition Globally (SPRING), has been working with country partners...

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Boosting coordination for enhanced efforts

  |   SUN in Practice, The Contribution of Agriculture and Social Protection to Improving Nutrition

Nepal has developed strategies and plans to address the problem of food insecurity, by promoting nutrition. Social protection schemes in the country are contributing to provide sufficient food and nutritious diet to the poor and socially excluded groups.Poor nutrition affects the entire population, women and children...

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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...

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New report reviews how adolescent nutrition is addressed with policies and programmes

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

A new report published by Save the Children in March 2015 focuses on Policy and Programming in SUN Countries for adolescent nutrition. The aim of the report is to share experiences from different countries about types of approaches used and challenges faced when addressing adolescent nutrition....

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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...

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