TAN

Defending gender equality in nutrition when responding to COVID-19

The COVID-19 global pandemic is having repercussions of epic proportions. In addition to the enormous number of COVID-19 cases and deaths worldwide which stretch national health systems to their limits, confinement is leading to a world-wide economic crisis,  and is rapidly exacerbating existing inequalities Read More…

How NTEAM’s Technical Assistance has incorporated support to national COVID-19 response planning through the TAN project

Without compromising their original objectives and workplans, ongoing or incipient TA are being refined to incorporate the new needs, concerns and lessons emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More…

NTEAM reviews its Technical Assistance portfolio in light of the COVID-19 pandemic

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Nutrition International’s TAN project has conducted a thorough review of its portfolio of current or planned Technical Assistance (TA) to determine, and implement, the necessary modifications. Read More…

Workshop brings SUN Focal Points together ahead of 2019 SUN Global Gathering

Kathmandu, NEPAL — On the eve of the opening of the 2019 Scaling Up Nutrition Global Gathering in Kathmandu, Monday, November 4th 2019, the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Secretariat convened a workshop for SUN Focal Points from around the world. Read More…

Gender equality at the 2019 SUN Global Gathering and beyond: Kathmandu Call to Action on Women and Girls’ Nutrition

Panel at the SUN global gathering gender equality workshop

Nutrition International and the Scaling Up Nutrition Movement (SUN) Secretariat co-hosted the 2019 SUN Global Gathering’s gender workshop, entitled “Productive, not just reproductive! The power of gender equality and empowering women and girls to scale up nutrition.”  Read More…

Technical Assistance: A catalyst to accelerate progress towards scaling up nutrition at both national and sub-national levels

Technical assistance panel at the SUN Global Gathering 2019

The aim of the workshop, part of the SUN Global Gathering, was to discuss how technical assistance (TA) has helped Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement countries to advance their nutrition agenda. Read More…

Better Together: Multi-stakeholder platforms to support nutrition advocacy, planning and coordination

Workshop 13 at the SUN Global Gathering, entitled "Better Together," held on Wednesday, November 6th 2019, explored the reforms being undertaken by SUN countries with respect to their governance arrangements to fit the purpose and demands of effective multi-sectoral programming for nutrition. Read More…

Developing the Second Uganda Nutrition Action Plan

Through its Technical Assistance for Nutrition (TAN) project, funded with UK aid from the UK Government, Nutrition International recently supported the Republic of Uganda in the development of the country’s second national multi-sectoral nutrition action plan referred to as the ‘Uganda Nutrition Action Plan.' Read More…