SPOTLIGHT ON NUTRITION


06 June, 2021
LACK OF PROPER OFFICIAL RECOGNITION LEFT WOMEN SMALLHOLDER FARMERS AT STAKE: SPEAKERS OPINED IN A NATIONAL DIALOGUE ON WOMEN IN FOOD SYSTEMS

Women play critical roles in ensuring food security and proper nutrition of families. According to the Labor Force Survey (2016-17), women account for nearly half of the work force in agriculture and nearly 3/4th of the rural female work force is engaged in agriculture in Bangladesh. Despite their crucial role in delivering food security, women are common victims to malnutrition, unhealthy food...Read more


24 February, 2021
Collective Impact for Nutrition (CI4N) project holds ‘Learning Dissemination and Close-out Event’ in Dhaka

After completing its multi-year nutrition advocacy run through several phases, CARE’s Bangladesh’s Collective Impact for Nutrition (CI4N) initiative held an event titled “Learning Dissemination and Close-out Event of Collective Impact for Nutrition Initiative (CI4N) on February 24, 2021 in Dhaka. This event was a follow-up to the national level close-out event held on February...Read more


09 February, 2021
Multi-sectoral Nutrition Plan is going Online

Bangladesh National Nutrition Council (BNNC) headed by the Honourable Prime Minister, is working to supervise and monitor the nutrition programs across the country to achieve the goals of the Bangladesh National Plan of Action for Nutrition (NPAN-2). The government has formed District Nutrition Coordination Committees (DNCC) and Upazila Nutrition Coordination Committees (UNCC) are dedicated to...Read more


28 December, 2020
Multi-sector District Nutrition Annual Action Plan (2020-21) Workshop held in Rangpur

Through a workshop held at Parjatan Motel, the District Nutrition Coordination Committee (DNCC) has recently prepared a multi-sector nutrition action plan for 2020-21 in Rangpur District with assistance of eight Upazila Nutrition Coordination Committee (UNCC) under Rangpur district. Deputy Commissioner, Rangpur was present with Dr. Md. Khalilur Rahman, Director General, Bangladesh National...Read more


14 July, 2020
COVID-19 RESPONSE COLLECTIVE IMPACT FOR NUTRITION - CI4N

The first case of COVID-19 was identified in Bangladesh on 08 March 2020. Due to several socio-cultural and political reasons there was a quick spread of COVID-19 throughout the country since the detection of first case. Consequently, the people of Sunamgonj district was also affected. However, the CI4N project has responded in due time supported by the government initiatives. The actions taken...Read more


17 December, 2019
Annual nutrition plan launched in Sunamganj

With the participation from stakeholders including government officials from different government offices across different corners of the district, Planning Minister M A Mannan MP formally launched district nutrition plan today in Sunamaganj. He was present as chief guest in the formal launching of annual nutrition plan, entitled, ‘Participatory Multi-Sectoral District Annual Nutrition Plan...Read more


19 November, 2019
The power of information to save lives

CARE’s SHOUHARDO III, a food security program with funding from USAID and Government of Bangladesh, participated in the workshop on “Improved Weather and Flood Information System for Community Based Risk and Resource Management” held on 19th November 2019 at Six Seasons Hotel, Dhaka. The event was organized by Regional Integrated Multi-hazard Early Warning System (RIMES),...Read more


25 June, 2019
“Bottom up plan may be effective for successful implementation of multi-sectoral approach to nutrition”

Government of Bangladesh has implemented the Second National Nutrition Action Plan for 2016-2025 according to National Nutrition Policy 2015. For implementing the National Nutrition plan district and sub-district nutrition committee has been established officially in the year 2018. Formulation of annual nutrition plan is one of the main responsibilities of district and sub-district nutrition...Read more


29 May, 2019
Workshop on formulation of Annual Nutrition Plan 2019-2020 at Derai, Sunamganj

Government of Bangladesh has implemented the Second National Plan of Action for Nutrition 2016-2025 –NPAN 2 according to National Nutrition Policy 2015. For implementing the NPAN 2 district and sub-district nutrition committee has been established officially in 2018. Formulation of annual nutrition plan is one of the main responsibilities of district and sub-district nutrition committee. To...Read more


29 January, 2019
BNNC DG visit Sunamganj at CI4N regions

“Nutrition implementation development plan should start from the Community”, said Dr. Md Shah Nawaz, DG BNNC Dr. Md Shah Nawaz, Director General, Bangladesh National Nutrition Council (BNNC) under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Bangladesh visited Sunamganj on 19-21 January 2019 to exchange views with Upazila Nutrition Coordination Committee members and learn about their...Read more


24 December, 2018
Orientation and Planning Workshop held on NPAN 2 with 22 ministries

Bangladesh Government has developed National Nutrition Policy 2015, to ensure nutrition to the citizen, which is supported by the constitution, in article 6.2. The policy emphasizes on the need for multi-sectoral approach to achieve national nutrition goals. By adopting the objectives of National Nutrition Policy 2015 Bangladesh National Nutrition Council – BNNC coordinated and developed a...Read more


08 November, 2018
CARE signs MoU with Bangladesh National Nutrition Council (BNNC)

CARE Bangladesh signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Bangladesh National Nutrition Council (BNNC) at CARE Bangladesh Dhaka Office on November 6, 2018. The signing ceremony was chaired by Zia Choudhury Country Director of CARE Bangladesh and Dr. Md. Shah Nawaz, Director General, Bangladesh National Nutrition Council present as Chief Guest. The event was also attended by senior officials...Read more


28 October, 2018
CARE Bangladesh’s JANO project organizes a workshop titled Strengthening Multi-sectoral Collaboration for Nutrition Outcome in Dhaka with the objective to strengthen support and collaboration from government and private sector stakeholders

CARE Bangladesh’s JANO project organized a workshop titled Strengthening Multi-sectoral Collaboration for Nutrition Outcome at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka, Bangladesh on October 25, 2018. The workshop was chaired by Mr. Ruhul Amin Talukder, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Dr. Md. Shah Nawaz, Director General, Bangladesh National Nutrition Council. The...Read more


09 July, 2018
Multi-sectoral Approach Strengthening for Improved Nutrition Emphasized

A sharing event on “Improved Nutrition Through Multi-sectoral Approach: Experience of Nutrition at the Center” was held at Chameli ­Hall in CIRDAP in the capital on Monday, 2nd July, 2018. The event was organized jointly by CARE Bangladesh and Bangladesh National Nutrition Council (BNNC). At the onset of the event, a welcome speech was delivered by Mr. Prabodh Devkota, Assistant...Read more


04 June, 2021
LACK OF PROPER OFFICIAL RECOGNITION LEFT WOMEN SMALLHOLDER FARMERS AT STAKE: SPEAKERS OPINED IN A NATIONAL DIALOGUE ON WOMEN IN FOOD SYSTEMS

Women play critical roles in ensuring food security and proper nutrition of families. According to the Labor Force Survey (2016-17), women account for nearly half of the work force in agriculture and nearly 3/4th of the rural female work force is engaged in agriculture in Bangladesh. Despite their crucial role in delivering food security, women are common victims to malnutrition, unhealthy food...Read more


28 February, 2021
CARE holds meeting on its nutrition initiatives

CARE Bangladesh organised a discussion meeting titled Learning Dissemination and Close-out event of collective impact for Nutrition initiative in a city restaurant in Dhaka Details links here News Age: https://epaper.newagebd.net/detail/265454/1501 Samakal : https://epaper.samakal.com/detail/2021-03-02/533   Read more


17 February, 2021
পুষ্টি কর্মপরিকল্পনার অগ্রগতি প্রতিবেদন প্রকাশ

জেলা পুষ্টি সমন্বয় কমিটি, সুনামগঞ্জের আয়োজনে জেলা শিল্পকলা একাডেমির হাছন রাজা মিলনায়তনে বহুখাতভিত্তিক বার্ষিক পুষ্টি কর্মপরিকল্পনা ২০১৯-২০,...Read more


05 August, 2018
CARE Bangladesh champions multi sectoral approach to tackle malnutrition

In the remote haor areas in Sunamganj, Bangladesh, a band of community actors are working in collaboration with different stakeholders, from different sectors to create a resistance against malnutrition. Nasima is one such Community Health Care Provider (CHCP), who enquires and confirm antenatal services and Iron and Folic Acid (IFA) tablet consumption of pregnant mothers with the support of...Read more


06 June, 2021
LACK OF PROPER OFFICIAL RECOGNITION LEFT WOMEN SMALLHOLDER FARMERS AT STAKE: SPEAKERS OPINED IN A NATIONAL DIALOGUE ON WOMEN IN FOOD SYSTEMS

Women play critical roles in ensuring food security and proper nutrition of families. According to the Labor Force Survey (2016-17), women account for nearly half of the work force in agriculture and nearly 3/4th of the rural female work force is engaged in agriculture in Bangladesh. Despite their crucial role in delivering food security, women are common victims to malnutrition, unhealthy food...Read more


09 February, 2021
Multi-sectoral Nutrition Plan is going Online

Bangladesh National Nutrition Council (BNNC) headed by the Honourable Prime Minister, is working to supervise and monitor the nutrition programs across the country to achieve the goals of the Bangladesh National Plan of Action for Nutrition (NPAN-2). The government has formed District Nutrition Coordination Committees (DNCC) and Upazila Nutrition Coordination Committees (UNCC) are dedicated to...Read more

2019-20

Operational Guideline for District Nutrition Coordination Committee and Upazila Nutrition Coordination Committee

2019-20

Participatory Multi-sectoral Annual Nutrition Action Plan 2019-20 for Sunamganj district

2019-20

A multi-sectoral approach to improve nutrition: Experience of the N@C Project, BD_ENN Journal

2019-20

Bangladesh National Nutrition Council (BNNC) Video Documentary

2019-20

Stories of Impact_N@C

2019-20

GoB adopts CARE’s Multi-sectoral Nutrition Programming Model for National Level Application and Impact

2019-20

Strengthening the MS Approach to Nutrition: N@C Experience

2019-20

Minimum Multi-sectoral Nutrition Package_BNNC

2019-20

Saffollo Gatha_USAID_Ujjiban

2019-20

Utilizing the GoB CSG’s as a Platform for integrated Nutrition Programming

2019-20

My Dairy (Amar Diary)

2019-20

MoU with BNNC_CARE BD

2019-20

Media Coverage Nutrition at the Center

2019-20

Media Coverage_CI4N

2019-20

Multi_sectoral_nutrition_plan_JANO

2019-20

Annual Nutrition Action Plan_2020_21_JANO

2019-20

Project Brief_N@C

2019-20

Project Brief_CI4N

2019-20

Press Release Dialogue on Women in Food System

2019-20

JANO Brief Final

2019-20

A Glimpse on pregnant and lactating women's situation amidst COVID-19

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