Category: News & Updates

CS-SUNN JOB ADVERT: FRONT DESK/EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

Recruiter Civil Society – Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria Position Front Desk/Executive Assistant Location Abuja Country Nigeria Qualification Minimum of Degree /HND Experience Required At least 2 years Application Deadline Thursday, 5th August, 2021 by                (12 noon). About CS-SUNN: Civil Society – Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria is an alliance […]

CS-SUNN IMPLEMENTS 2021 SUN YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAM; LEAD MOMENTUM TOWARDS IMPROVED AWARENESS ON YOUTH-NUTRITION RELATED ISSUES

To support National efforts in addressing the challenge of malnutrition, CS-SUNN implemented the 2021 Youth Leadership Program under the SUN Movement Civil Society Network from May- July 2021. The project sought to create awareness on nutrition among young people using various social media platforms. It placed on the spotlight sustainable […]

SUN MOVEMENT POOLED FUND WINDOW II ENDS WITH BIG ACCOMPLISHMENTS

CS-SUNN led the SUN Movement Pooled Fund Project Window II in partnership with SUN Networks; UN, Donor, Business/Private sector and Government from January 2020 to February 2021. At subnational level it was implemented in five focal states; Kaduna, Kano, Oyo, Gombe and Enugu through civil society organizations who are members […]

LET’S TALK NUTRITION – YOUTH INCLUSION IN NUTRITION: THE SUN MOVEMENT STORY AND THE NIGERIAN EXPERIENCE.

Hello Everyone! I guess you all are doing well today. On today’s topic, I will be taking us through the journey of the SUN (Scaling Up Nutrition) movement which is the major reason why I get to bring you amazing nutrition tips (The SUN movement actually deserves an accolade from […]

LET’S TALK NUTRITION – ADOLESCENTS & ANEMIA

Hey Hey! So, today’s discussion is centered on adolescents and anemia. Young people make up a greater percentage of Nigeria’s population (almost 70% according to ‘The Conversation’). It is important to educate them about nutrition issues.You may be wondering why I chose to write about anemia and that’s because there […]

LET’S TALK NUTRITION: Building a Healthy Nutrition Environment for Adolescents

Nutrition remains a key contributor to curbing infant and maternal mortality and morbidity, high cognitive development, decreased severity of diseases which adversely affects productivity in Nigeria. The country’s current childhood under-nutrition indicator puts stunting at 37%, wasting at 7% and underweight at 23% (NDHS, 2018) with about 2.6 million children […]