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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December 10, 2021

Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Network Commitment

This week, actors across the nutrition community including representatives from governments, businesses, academics and members of civil society came together to make bold pledges towards the UN nutrition targets at the Nutrition for Growth Summit.  The Civil Society Network (CSN) is part of Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN), a world-wide Movement to end malnutrition. Our diverse […]

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June 22, 2021

5 things we learnt from the 2020 Civil Society Annual Survey

Our membership is huge! With civil society presence in nearly 50 countries, we always knew we were a large network. But after gathering the data from this year’s Annual Survey we have discovered that we have an incredible 4212 member organisations in the Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Network (SUN CSN)!1 This number has increased […]

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May 17, 2021

The SUN Civil Society Network launches its new 5-year strategy!

Why do we need a new CSN strategy? The Civil Society Network 3.0 strategy (2021-2025) constitutes an essential guide to rally all civil society members’ collective efforts behind a strong mission and vision. The CSN 3.0 strategy was designed for the Network by the Network, in alignment with the overall SUN Movement 3.0 strategy. As such, the […]

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