Category: News & Updates

CS-SUNN CORNER WITH NIGER STATE NUTRITION OFFICER, ASAMAU ABUBAKAR MOHAMMED

Do you want to know how well Niger State has fared in the implementation of nutrition policies and activities aimed at improving the nutritional status of residents in Niger State? Read excerpts from CS-SUNN’s discourse with the State Nutrition Officer as we x-ray nutrition policy implementation and other nutrition issues […]

CS-SUNN ENGAGES MEDIA, KEY STAKEHOLDERS TO ADVANCE NIGERIA’S MICRONUTRIENT DEFICIENCY CONTROL AGENDA.

Micronutrient deficiency (MND) affects about two billion people all over the world. The major micronutrient deficiencies which are of public health importance include vitamin A, iron and iodine deficiencies. The deficiencies of these micronutrients cause a variety of morbidities and increased mortality which are most severe in children, adolescent girls […]

CS-SUNN’s ADVOCACY: SEMA PLEDGES BUDGET LINE FOR NUTRITION IN KADUNA STATE

CS-SUNN recently led a delegation comprising members from the Kaduna State Chapter of the Alliance, the Kaduna State Planning and Budget Commission, members of the State Committee on Food and Nutrition (SCFN), Save the Children International and the Media among others on an advocacy visit to the Executive Secretary (ES) […]

CS-SUNN STRENGTHENS COORDINATION AND ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISMS OF CIVIL SOCIETY AND STATE CHAPTERS.

CS-SUNN has set-up coordination and accountability mechanisms to strengthen civil society, member organizations and some of her state chapters in Nigeria. A two-day workshop held in Abuja brought together 36 participants including CS-SUNN State Chapter coordinators to brainstorm, share/learn from experiences and receive presentations aimed at building stronger collective efforts, […]

SCALING UP NUTRITION ACADEMIA NETWORK ESTABLISHED IN NIGERIA

The Scaling Up Nutrition Academia Network has been established in Nigeria. It was established at a 3-day workshop in Abuja convened by SUN focal point for Nigeria, the Federal Ministry of Health with support from CS-SUNN and other nutrition partners in Nigeria. The workshop was aimed at establishing a secretariat […]

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR A CONSULTANT TO SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF ADVOCACY TOOLS ON THE CHRISTIAN AND ISLAMIC PERSPECTIVES OF NUTRITION- REFERENCE No: CS-SUNN/2021-01/0002

Background The Civil Society-Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN) is a non-governmental, non-profit making coalition, made up of organizations with a shared vision to transform Nigeria into a country where every citizen has food and is nutrition secured. CS-SUNN pursues this lofty goal by engaging and mobilizing Government and Non-state […]