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Scaling Up Nutrition: In Practice Issue 2 – Information Systems for Nutrition

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

The second Scaling Up Nutrition: In Practice brief focuses on Information Systems for Nutrition. Stakeholders from six SUN countries have contributed accounts of how relevant indicators are being collected, managed, analysed, reported upon and used to track progress and prioritise responses in order to...

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The Government of Pakistan partners with WFP and MI to address micronutrient deficiencies

  |   SUN Business Network, SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network

On 29 July 2014, the World Food Programme (WFP) announced that it would extend its agreement with Micronutrient Initiative (MI). This agreement enables the continuation of its food fortification programme with the Government of Pakistan, and to advocate for the need to address micronutrient-related malnutrition...

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Nutrition-sensitive agriculture: IFAD works with partners to mainstream nutrition

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN UN Network

During mid-July 2014, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) hosted an intensive four-day training workshop at its Rome headquarters with about 40 staff and consultants to expand the pool of experts on nutrition-sensitive agricultural and rural development projects. The event was developed jointly by IFAD, the World Bank, the Food...

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Regional groups come together in Senegal to strengthen integrated nutrition programs

  |   SUN Civil Society Network, SUN Country Network, SUN UN Network

Between the 9 and 14 June 2014, a number of events were held in Senegal, as part of capacity building project and focused on strengthening integrated nutrition programs. The events were led by the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) in collaboration with a number of...

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Regional Workshop – Prevention and Management of Conflict of Interest in the SUN Movement

  |   SUN Country Network, SUN Lead Group and Secretariat

On 17 and 18 July 2014, El Salvador’s National Council for Food Security and Nutrition (CONASAN) hosted the third Enhanced Learning Exercise to explore the practical application of the Reference Note and Toolkit developed to address the prevention and management of Conflict of Interest in the...

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