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CS-SUNN SUPPORTS EFFORTS TO HARMONIZE SCALE-UP OF NUTRITION INTERVENTIONS IN NASARAWA STATE.

The Civil Society-Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria recently brought together nutrition/health coalitions and the media in Nasarawa state to harmonize efforts geared towards scaling up Nutrition interventions in the state. At a two-day meeting in the state, Mercy Asso, the State Chapter Coordinator stated that the meeting was necessitated to […]

CS-SUNN STRENGTHENS MEDIA/CSO COLLABORATION TO END MALNUTRITION IN LAGOS

CS-SUNN is on course to contribute to ending malnutrition in Lagos state through concerted and collaborative efforts of Media, CSOs and the State Government. As part of efforts to achieve this, the alliance recently convened a two-day meeting to strengthen advocacy skills of health/nutrition focused-CSOs and Media to identify, harmonize […]

WORLD FOOD DAY 2020: CS-SUNN CALLS FOR PRIORITIZATION OF NIGERIA’S FOOD FORTIFICATION AGENDA TO ADDRESS MALNUTRITION

Every year, the World Food Day is marked on the 16th October by over 150 countries including Nigeria. This commemoration promotes world-wide awareness and action for those who suffer from hunger and the need to ensure food and nutrition security for all. It provides an opportunity to call for global […]

CS-SUNN HOSTS NUTRITION WEBINAR TO COMMEMORATE NIGERIA AT 60

Nigeria has the second highest burden of stunted children in the world. The national prevalence rate of children under five stands at 32 percent. In addition, an estimated 2 million children in Nigeria suffer from Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM). Malnutrition also accounts for about 50% of child mortality in Nigeria. https://www.unicef.org/nigeria/nutrition Within the […]

CS-SUNN HOSTS NUTRITION WEBINAR TO COMMEMORATE NIGERIA AT 60

Nigeria has the second highest burden of stunted children in the world, with a national prevalence rate of 32 percent of children under five. In addition, an estimated 2 million children in Nigeria suffer from Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM). Malnutrition also accounts for about 50% of child mortality in Nigeria. Within the lifespan […]

CS-SUNN DELIVERS CAMPAIGN ON APPROVAL OF STATES’ MULTISECTORAL PLAN OF ACTION FOR NUTRITION

CS-SUNN has implemented a Twitter media campaign calling on State Executive Councils to approve their states’ multi -sectoral plan of action for Nutrition (SMPAN). The campaign, conducted on CS-SUNN Twitter handle, considered the targets of the plan, benefits of implementing the plan and urged state governments to approve and commence […]