NIPN IMPLEMENTATION STARTS IN NIGER

In August the National Institute of Statistics (INS) of Niger signed a grant contract with the EU Delegation to implement a National Information Platform for Nutrition. A NIPN analysis unit will be created within the INS where the project will build capacity to manage, analyse and disseminate nutrition-related information and data. A NIPN multisectoral policy advisory committee will be convened by the High Commission for the governmental initiative for food and nutrition security and sustainable agricultural development called “Nigeriens feed Nigeriens” (3N), which reports to the President’s office. More...