Implementing Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages

Implementing Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages. Potential Benefits for Children. Dear colleagues, In this issue, we share with you Implementing Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: An overview of current approaches and the potential benefits for children. This publication by UNICEF explores the experience from countries that have implemented “soda taxes” to prevent childhood overweight. With increased rates…

AFRICAN SCHOOL FEEDING CLUSTER STRATEGY

The strategy for the African school feeding cluster is now available. The African Union, with support from the WFP Centre of Excellence against Hunger, has prepared the basic documents that will guide the work of the CESA Home-Grown School Feeding Cluster. A new publication presents the terms of reference, the strategy, the workplan, and the…

Pakistan proudly kicks off the 2019 Joint-Annual Assessment for the Scaling up Nutrition Movement!

Pakistan is the first SUN Movement country to conduct the Joint Assessment in 2019! The assessment was launched at the_ 6thScaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Joint Annual Assessment Workshop_ held on April 26 in Karachi, Pakistan. The event saw key stakeholders come together to review progress, reflect on challenges and opportunities and to catalyze collaboration…