Over 2000 Women Benefit from CS-SUNN House Gardening Project

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Over 2000 women in Kano have been tutored by Civil Society Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN) on the tricks of  house gardening  and usage of  immediate available  food items to boost nutritional values.

The secretary, CS-SUNN Kano state chapter, Ahmad Tijjani Yau, disclosed that in the past nine months, food demonstration were conducted at major primary health  facilities in the state.

According to him, pregnant mothers were empowered with  depth  knowledge on nutrition, adding that sanitation and hygiene were part of the knowledge that were impacted  on the participants during the period under review.

Yau who spoke on Tuesday during a food demonstration held at an Ante Natal Clinic held at Gwagwarwa Primary Health Care Centre said that community nutrition  education  sessions were  also conducted  during Post Ante Natal Clinic(PNC) sessions across the state.

He disclosed that  town hall meetings  were also conducted in communities located  in Nassarawa, Fagge, Kano Municipal and Gezawa local government areas..


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