Civil Society Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CSS+UNN), Nigeria

About

The Civil Society Scaling-Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN) is a non-governmental, non-profit alliance, made up of organisations with a shared vision to transform Nigeria into a country where every citizen has food and is nutrition secure. We do this by engaging government and non-state actors to raise awareness and sustain commitments and actions to effectively tackle under-nutrition in Nigeria. Our mission is to mobilise Non-State Actors to advocate, generate evidence, build capacity and stimulate communities to scale up nutrition in Nigeria.


Country: Nigeria

Region: West and Central Africa

Languages: English

Number of members: 227


Areas of expertise

  • Legislative Advocacy
  • Nutrition Systems and Structures Strengthening
  • Capacity Building for governments and nutrition service providers
  • Partnership building
  • Media Advocacy and partnership for improving nutrition systems



How to join this alliance

To join this alliance, please complete the membership application form below and email it to:



SUN CSN membership form

The alliance will be in touch and may ask you to provide further information.

If you do not receive a response within a month, please forward the filled-in form and your original email to sun.csnetwork@savethechildren.org.uk.

West and Central Africa region news

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May 27, 2022

Three things we learnt from the first Civil Society Network assembly

This week saw over 60 members of the SUN Movement’s Civil Society Network (CSN) come together from countries all around the globe in the first ever network-wide assembly to discuss experiences and solutions surrounding the current global food crisis and to create tangible advocacy demands as a network. The discussion was full of ideas and […]

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May 20, 2022

The SUN CSN to host its first network-wide assembly on global crises

Summary  The Civil Society Network Secretariat (CSNS) plans to organise a series of meetings with CSN Members to come together and share experiences and perspectives on how the global commodity price increases are impacting nutrition in different contexts.  The event on May 25th will be offered as the first of an ongoing series of global […]

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March 31, 2022

Ukraine conflict highlights the fragility of the global food system and will have damaging impact on nutrition of the most vulnerable, warns SUN Movement’s Civil Society Network.  

Members of the SUN Movement’s Civil Society Network are already reporting food shortages and escalation in prices due to the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, which will have knock-on effects on the state of nutrition globally.   The Russian Federation and Ukraine are among the most important producers of agricultural commodities in the world. Organisations such as […]

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