FOCUS 1000 Receives Presidential Award

Mr Jalloh and President

On Friday 18th December 2015, His Excellency President Ernest Bai Koroma awarded FOCUS 1000 a Bronze Medal Award, in recognition of the organization’s outstanding support to the Ebola Response during the outbreak in Sierra Leone.

 

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Liberia SUN CSP Cross Country Visit to Sierra Leone SUNI CSP

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The Liberia Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Platform paid a cross country visit to Sierra Leone Scaling Up Nutrition and Immunization Civil Society Platform from 17th to 20th November 2015 to see what Sierra Leone CSP is doing in order to take away best practices for thier platform establishment.

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The Scaling Up Nutrition Movement Global Gathering in Milan, Italy from 20th to 23rd October 2015

SUNI

The Scaling Up Nutrition Movement Global Gathering (SUNGG) was organized from 20th -23rd October 2015 in Milan, Italy. The SUN Global Gathering was attended by over 500 participants from 55 SUN Countries and Networks to celebrate the Movements progress in scaling up nutrition and plan the way forward in the new SUN strategy and roadmap for 2016-2020

 

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SLRC and FOCUS 1000 Malnutrition Launch

Aminata Koroma

Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium and FOCUS 1000, on Thursday 29 October, launched reports from a study on Malnutrition in Sierra Leone. As part of a two year research project implemented by the Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium (SLRC) with funding from IrishAid, researchers from the London-based ODI and FOCUS 1000 sought to understand reasons for the high malnutrition rates in the country.

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