COUNTRY DASHBOARD 2019 Zambia Zambia
3 October 2019
It identifies SUN MOVEMENT a wide range of desired results and associated indicators of progress across eight THEORY OF CHANGE domains in which the SUN Movement seeks to catalyze change and deliver nutrition impact. [...] Based on the data, Zambia is progressing well with strong Joined the SUN Movement in 2010 performance in the enabling environment, finance for nutrition, as well as moderate Population 17,094,000 performance in the legislation for nutrition and IYCF and dietary intake domains. [...] (UNPD 2017) However, more can be done to improve food supply, address the full spectrum of Income class Lower middle income underlying drivers of malnutrition, and promote optimal child feeding practices, to (World Bank 2019) address the high prevalence of child stunting, and double burden of anaemia and Humanitarian risk class Medium overweight/obesity among adolescent girls and women. [...] (INFORM 2019) A detailed description of the MEAL Results Framework and Lists of Indicators, including definitions and data sources, is available at . [...] Zambia Enabling Environment As stakeholders from different sectors come together to build an enabling environment for improving nutrition, it results in a multi-stakeholder platform, functioning networks of nutrition actors, progress in the SUN Movement processes, integration of nutrition in development plans and improved nutrition information systems.