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Indonesia and Pakistan share civil society strategies on preventing adolescent anaemia

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

A story by: Asma Afrin Haque, Monitoring & Quality Assurance Specialist, SUN Movement Pooled Fund Adolescence is a critical time of life, where both physical and psycho-social changes occur, and where many learned behaviours take root in an individual’s life-long health.  Adolescents may seem like a narrow...

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Adolescent girls in Indonesia use their smartphones to fight anaemia

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

* Story by Radhika Srivastava, NI Regional Advocacy and Communications Manager, Asia and originally published by Nutrition International The level of anaemia among Indonesian adolescent girls, which is as high as 30 to 40% in some provinces, is a public health concern. In collaboration with the Government...

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Nutrition a key pillar at the 2017 Global Adolescent Health Conference

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Donor Network

From 16-17 May 2017, the Global Adolescent Health Conference: Unleashing the Power of a Generation, organised by the Canadian Partnership for Women and Children’s Health, was held in Ottawa, Canada, and brought together nearly 400 development organisations and representatives from governments, academia and development from...

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