Civil Society Alliance for Nutrition Nepal (CSANN), Nepal

About

Since it's establishment, CSANN has been working hard to place Nutrition at the centre of the development agenda, linking with and supported by the Global Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) movement. CSANN has encouraged the Government that to co-work with the Civil Society Network is vital to reduce hunger and malnutrition from the country and achieve SDG commitments.

To make our voice wider in the recently restructured federal system of Nepal, we are establishing Province Chapters of CSANN in all seven provinces  which will be inclusive of multi sector CSOs beside district level chapters that already exist with involvement in local level advocacy for good nutrition.

Furthermore, we are continuously doing advocacy, lobbying, policy dialogue and communication with parliamentarians, political personals, MSNP stakeholders, and media and community people through the Nutrition Advocacy Fund and Pool Fund funded by SUN Secretariat.


Country: Nepal

Region: Asia

Languages: English

Number of members: 155


Areas of expertise

  • Nutrition, health & food security with a special focus on life cycle nutrition
  • Research, public hearing
  • Budget and policy analysis
  • Advocacy & training
  • Behaviour change communication and Social Mobilization approach Education & decentralization



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.

Find the CSA on

@CSANN1

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