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SUN Countries

Côte d'Ivoire

Joined Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement: 2022

June 2013

National multi-stakeholder platform for nutrition: 2022

National Council for Nutrition, Food and Early Childhood Development (CONNAPE)

Sun Government Focal Point/Country Coordinator

Dr Patricia N'Goran-T. Yoboue, Adviser to the Presidency of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, Presidency of the Republic

Country nutrition status 2022

  • Yes
  • In process
  • No
  • Costed
  • M&E framework

National multi-stakeholder platform (MSP)

Date established
MSP annual action plan exists

National nutrition plan

Advocacy and communications framework/plan

Advocacy and communications framework/plan

Subnational nutrition coordination mechanism

Subnational MSPs exist
Subnational MSPs have annual action plans

SUN networks in-country presence

SUN Civil Society Network
SUN Business Network
SUN Academy Network
SUN Donor Network
Others: e.g. youth, parliamentarian, media

Finance for nutrition

Resource mobilization strategy exists
Budget tracking exercise done this year
Funding gaps identified this year
Domestic expenditures on nutrition tracked

Country priorities 2022

Produce quality data; Carry out a study for the implementation of innovative financing; Develop a rice fortification plan and mobilise resources; Strengthen the functioning of Regional Committees through technical and financial support

Progress towards SUN 3.0 Strategic Objectives (SO)


Regional high-level meeting on nutrition hosted by Côte d'Ivoire in December 2022 resulting in the Abidjan Declaration to accelerate investments, implementation and coordination. Proposal for an Alassane Ouattara continental prize for nutrition and food security presented to the African Union. Inter-ministerial order implementing the decree regulating the marketing of breast milk substitutes.


A Multisectoral Nutrition Plan aligned with the 2021-2025 National Development Plan, as well as with the Government's Social Programme (PSGouv) has been developed. A mapping of nutrition stakeholders and interventions and a study on the cost of undernutrition have been carried out.


Capacity building of the administrative pyramid of Regional Councils for Nutrition, Food and Early Childhood Development (CORNAPE).


The National Council for Nutrition, Food and Early Childhood Development (CONNAPE) is currently housed at the Vice-Presidency of the Republic. Most projects are funded by partners (for example, the National Multisector Nutrition Plan is 85% funded by partners and 15% by the State). Significant new external investment in nutrition: Resource mobilisation for the Nutrition Investment Project with the Inter-American Development Bank in the amount of USD 55 million.