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CS-SUNN DELIVERS COVID-19 SUPPORT ACTIVITIES TO HOUSEHOLDS IN FCT, NIGERIA

CS-SUNN DELIVERS COVID-19 SUPPORT ACTIVITIES TO HOUSEHODLS IN FCT, NIGERIA. The COVID-19 pandemic impacts food and nutrition landscape and exacerbates the functionality of existing food/nutrition systems, making support from civil society particularly important during this unstable time. For this reason, Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Nigeria’s nutrition space have been […]

2020 GLOBAL NUTRITION REPORT: NIGERIA ON COURSE TO MEET GLOBAL TARGETS FOR U-5 OVERWEIGHT

2020 GLOBAL NUTRITION REPORT: NIGERIA ON COURSE TO MEET GLOBAL TARGETS FOR U-5 OVERWEIGHT The 2020 Global Nutrition report (GNR 2020) has been launched amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. It is the world’s leading report on the state of global nutrition. This year’s report titled “Action on Equity to end malnutrition” […]

2020 OPEN DATA DAY: CS-SUNN RECOMMENDS AN OPEN UNIFIED DATABASE IN NIGERIA

  In commemoration of the 2020 Open Data Day, the Civil Society-Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN) hosted a virtual meeting on the 15th of May, 2020. The virtual meeting which was convened by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) chapter of the alliance drew thirty-five participants (35) from CS-SUNN Steering […]

CS-SUNN DELIVERS UNITED CALL TO INCLUDE NUTRITION IN GOVERNMENT’S COVID-19 RESPONSE

CS-SUNN DELIVERS UNITED CALL TO INCLUDE NUTRITION IN GOVERNMENT’S COVID-19 RESPONSE In recent months, the world has been faced with the Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), now declared a world-wide emergency. As at 24th April 2020, the world has recorded 2,709,483 cases and 190,872 deaths. Nigeria, recorded its first case on 27th […]

CS-SUNN, NIGER STATE PLANNING COMMISSION CONVENE POLICY DIALOGUE ON NUTRITION SITUATION IN NIGER STATE:

CS-SUNN, NIGER STATE PLANNING COMMISSION CONVENE POLICY DIALOGUE ON NUTRITION SITUATION IN NIGER STATE: Niger state over the years has experienced steady growth in its nutrition budgetary allocation and utilization. Budgetary allocations to nutrition moved from 80 million naira in 2017 to over 210 million naira in 2020. In spite […]

LAGOS GOVERNMENT APPROVES NUTRITION BUDGET LINES FOR 10 MDAs IN 2020 FISCAL BUDGET

LAGOS GOVERNMENT APPROVES NUTRITION BUDGET LINES FOR 10 MDAs IN 2020 FISCAL BUDGET The Lagos state government has approved nutrition budget lines across ten key line Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in the state’s 2020 budget. Some of the MDAs are; Ministry of Economic Planning and Budget, Ministry of Health, […]