SUN Business Network Strategy 2018-2020
The SBN has been renewed until the end of 2020 and will increase its support to advance business engagement in the SUN 2020 Strategy and Roadmap.
Spotlight: Workforce Nutrition Commitments in Indonesia
In Indonesia, workforce nutrition programmes introduced by members of the SUN Business Network (SBN) have benefited around 25,000 employees.
Access to Nutrition Index 2018
The Access to Nutrition Index 2018 demonstrates the positive actions taken by the private sector to up their commitments to tackle nutrition issues. They are doing this, for example, by reformulating products, improving labelling and incorporating under and over nutrition into their core business strategies. However, the results also highlight the companies’ gaps and their need to ‘walk the talk’ to become key players in the fight against global nutrition challenges.
Better Business, Better World Report
On April 6, 2016, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings Institution in Washington, DC co-hosted a panel discussion on the recently launched 'Better Business, Better World' report.
Just launched - The 2016 SUN Movement Annual Progress Report
The 2016 report shares insights about the great strides being made across the Movement to end malnutrition in all its forms by working together across sectors and with different stakeholders.
Valid Nutrition Launches Ready-to-Use Complementary Food in Malawi
On 18 November the Honourable Dr Peter Kumpalume, MP and Minister for Health, Malawi, formally launched Valid Nutrition's new Ready-to-Use Complementary Food.
Annual Advisory Group Meeting in New York, 20 September 2016
The annual Advisory Group meeting took place in New York City
19 Businesses Join the Fight Against Malnutrition in Nigeria
19 Businesses join the fight against Malnutrition in Nigeria on April 21, 2016
KPMG Releases New SDG Industry Matrix
On February 16, 2016, KPMG and the UN Global Compact published the SDG Industry Matrix for the Food, Beverage and Consumer Goods Industry. The SDG Industry Matrix aims to inspire and inform greater private sector action to drive inclusive, sustainable prosperity.
SUN Business Network Asia Regional Workshop
The SUN Business Network (SBN) held its second regional workshop in Asia, hosted in Jakarta, Indonesia
SUN Global Gathering 2015
The SUN Global Gathering 2015 celebrates the Movements progress in scaling up nutrition and plans the way forward in the new SUN strategy 2016-2020.
Multi-stakeholder partnerships for food and nutrition security in the SDGs
Read about the high level panel on ‘Harnessing the power of multi-stakeholder partnerships to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals in food and nutrition security’.
SBN Pakistan Draft Business Engagement Strategy
SUN Business Network Pakistan held a one day consultative meeting in August to discuss the draft Business Engagement Strategy.
#FutureFortified Global Summit on Food Fortification
#FutureFortified- a unique three day global summit in Arusha, Tanzania to reinvigorate interest, awareness and investment in food fortification.
Breastfeeding Women and Work: How can Business Make it Work?
With World Breastfeeding Week nearing, we reflect on how the SUN Business Network is supporting businesses to make their workplace a friendlier place for all mothers who wish to breastfeed.
Progress from Bel Group
One year since joining the SUN Business Network, see how Bel Group is reaching their targets towards improving nutrition
Updates from SUN Business Network Pakistan
See whats new in SUN Business Network Pakistan
SUN Business Network Zambia: Consumer Preferences Event
SBN Zambia hosted an event on Consumer Preferences, to unveil insights about the Zambian Consumer and the growing demand for Nutritious products in Zambia.
SUN Business Network Regional Workshop: Eastern & Southern Africa
The SUN Business Network held its first regional workshop in Eastern & Southern Africa on ‘Understanding the Role of Business in Nutrition’, over 100 delegates from 19 SUN countries in the region attended.
SUN Business Network Zambia: Marketing Nutrition for the Base of the Pyramid
The Scaling Up Nutrition Business Network in Zambia, hosted a workshop on ‘Marketing Nutrition for the Base of the Pyramid’ to identify key success factors in marketing nutritious products to the BoP.
Scaling Up Nutrition Business Network High Level Breakfast, Davos
On the 22nd January 2015, the SUN Business Network organised a Breakfast focused on Creating a Sustainable Food System in the Post-2015 Agenda at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
More Businesses Join Fight Against Global Malnutrition
The campaign to improve global nutrition by engaging with businesses received a welcome boost when it surpassed its target of recruiting 99 member compani
SUN Global Gathering 2014 and the International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2)
The Second International Conference on Nutrition and the SUN Business Network co-hosted a High Level Dinner which marked an important moment for the role of business in nutrition.
Scaling Up Nutrition through Business, Markets and People
During the UN General Assembly, the SUN Business Network (SBN) hosted a high level roundtable on the role of business in scaling up nutrition to discuss how to increase the involvement of business in combating malnutrition.
SUN Business Network Announces Members Of New Advisory Group
The Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Business Network announced the formation of its Advisory Group of Business Leaders.
Business Can Transform Nutrition In Tanzania
In Tanzania, a new plan for investment from the private sector, led by the SUN Business Network, could lead to better diets, improved food security and more productive workforces across the continent.
SUN Business Network launches at the World Economic Forum 2014 in Davos
Global leaders outline key recommendations for developing the role of business in scaling up nutrition
SUN Business Network Announces New Members
The first group of companies to join the SUN Business Network have unveiled their commitments to scaling up nutrition.
The Business Case for Scaling Up Nutrition - Seizing the Moment
The SUN Business Network, is recruiting business, of all shapes and sizes, in support of the SUN Movement.
Paul Polman welcomes launch of SUN Business Network
Watch the Unilever CEO's speech at the SUN Business Network launch.
Jay Naidoo urges the SBN to focus on practical, country programmes
Jay Naidoo, Chair, GAIN and Member, SUN Lead Group, gave a keynote address at the SBN Inaugural Workshop.
Joe Costello TD calls for 2013 to be the year of nutrition
Joe Costello TD, Minister of State for Trade and Development, Ireland, gave a keynote speech at the SBN Launch Workshop.
David Nabarro welcomes launch of SUN Business Network
David Nabarro, Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for Food Security and Nutrition and Coordinator of the SUN Movement, shares his insights at the SBN Launch.