Tag: Nutrition

WIFE OF LAGOS STATE GOVERNOR COMMENDS CS-SUNN; CALLS FOR APPROVAL OF LAGOS STATE MULTISECTORAL PLAN OF ACTION FOR NUTRITION

Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu has pledged her commitment to ensure that the State Multisectoral Plan of Action for Nutrition is approved by the State Executive Council (SEC). She gave the assurance at a High-level advocacy and policy dialogue organized by the Civil Society- Scaling Up Nutrition […]

CS-SUNN ADVOCACY: MDAs IN KADUNA STATE PLEDGE TO FUND, SCALE-UP AND SUPPORT NUTRITION INTERVENTIONS

The Civil Society-Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN) recently supported the Kaduna State Committee on Food and Nutrition (SCFN) on advocacy visits to twelve (12) nutrition line Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in Kaduna State to get commitments of the MDAs to scale up nutrition in the state. The MDAs […]

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) […]