To document nutrition strategies and interventions implemented by the various SUN CSA chapters and partners in the counties that EM4N is being implemented. We covered 5 counties, that is Mombasa, Kwale, Kajiado, Narok and Homabay. SUN CSA chapter members in the said counties coordinated the field visits and interviews The following case studies were documented: […]
Summary Kenya’s Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Alliance (SUN CSA) second nutrition advocacy training was the first of its kind, fully supported and facilitated by the Alliance. The training held from 30th July to 1st August 2014 at Lukenya Gateway, in Machakos County, brought together 24 representatives of SUN CSA, SUN Business Network, academia and journalists. Main […]
Urban farming at the roof top of a farmer’s storey apartment.
3 media excursions have been carried out. This was in line with the national nutrition week theme, our food, our culture and the current drought that is biting the country and threatening 3.5m people with starvation. Sylo heath group is a group of farmers who practice organic farming. The group is adding value to local […]
The Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is an inclusive international and intergovernmental platform for all stakeholders to work together in a coordinated way to ensure food security and nutrition for all. At the 42nd session of the CFS (CFS42 2015), all CFS constituencies confirmed their support for CFS to play an important role in […]
Tell Kenya’s Health Cabinet Secretary to Ensure All Mother’s Get the Support They Need to Breastfeed
Breastfeeding provides babies with all the nutrients and immune system boosting factors they require at the start of life. It protects against pneumonia and diarrhoea while babies are young and helps to prevent diabetes and obesity later in life. It also helps to protect the mother against breast cancer. Breastfeeding saves lives and improves health […]
Action Against Hunger (ACF) organised the ‘Nutrition Sensitive Programmes Workshop’ to enable active actors in the nutrition and agriculture sectors from the Government, NGO community, UN agencies, donors, the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) movement and private sector to share lessons learnt and best practices in nutrition-sensitive programming. The 14th May 2014 workshop was also used […]