One day special session on Sudan and Yemen

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Date: 21 October 2018
Location: Amman, Jordan

One day special session on Sudan and Yemen will take place in Amman, Jordan on 21st October 2018.

The Agenda of the meeting can be downloaded here

The Participant list of the meeting can be downloaded here : Yemen and Sudan Participant list GNC 2018

Yemen Presentations and documents can be downloaded on the following links:

Sudan Presentations and documents can be downloaded on the following links:

Group work questions

Objectives of the Side Event – Sudan
The overall goal of the Sudan meeting is to propose immediate actions for a comprehensive nutrition approach for Sudan, identifying practical mechanisms that provide support to the Government of Sudan in bridging humanitarian and development work.
Specific objectives are:

  • To identify successes, challenges and bottlenecks in responding to immediate needs in Sudan and to implementing a long-term transitional strategy to sustain programmes.
  • To examine opportunities for an improved interface between existing structures and the nutrition in emergency coordination structure.
  • To discuss actions to address the structural and programmatic challenges to delivery of a comprehensive package of nutrition interventions through strengthened national systems, while ensuring the humanitarian imperative is upheld.
  • To advocate for enhanced engagement of donors and the international community to support a comprehensive nutrition approach in Sudan

Outcome of the Side Event – Sudan
A call for action for partners and donors detailing how the approaches and the principles outlined in the investment case should be supported, working with the Government of Sudan to strengthen nutrition structure and systems, with specific practical steps to bridge humanitarian and development work from both sides.

Objectives of the Side Event – Yemen

The aims of the side event on Yemen are:

  • To identify the operational implications of the Call to Action to end malnutrition in Yemen following the commitments due to be made at the UNGA in September 2018; and To prepare for operationalization of the three-year plan2, defining the support needed to address key challenges.

Outcome of the Side Event – Yemen
Key actions and support required to operationalise the three year plan outlined in the Call to Action to end malnutrition in Yemen developed at the UNGA will be agreed and roles of partners proposed.

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