Somaliland Civil Society Network for Scaling-Up Nutrition, Somaliland


SLCSN-SUN was formed in 2018 by a group on INGOs and LNGOs led by ANPPCAN with the aim of forming a strong, credible and influential national Civil Society network that would act a critical bridge to ensure that government policies, plans and pledges on nutrition are implemented in the interest of the people and reach the populations most vulnerable to malnutrition and the drivers of all forms of malnutrition. SLCSN-SUN provides a strong civil society platform for scaling up nutrition, ensuring sustainability and broad participation in the country. The SUN CSA was officially launched in January 16th 2019 and to date has 22 members.

Country: Somaliland

Region: East and Southern Africa

Languages: English, Somali

Number of members: 22

Areas of expertise

  • Policy & Legal framework
  • Governance, Coordination & Institutional Development
  • Nutrition research, evidence generation, knowledge management
  • Enhancing access to essential nutritional services
  • Nutrition Financing & Resource Mobilization

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

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