The work of this unit is in line with Commitment VI of the Food and Nutrition Security Policy – Food and Nutrition Security Information: Assessment, Analysis and Early Warning.
Specifically, it coordinates the design and implementation of monitoring and accountability frameworks for the Food and Nutrition Security Policy and the National Food and Nutrition Security Strategic Action Plan, as well as analysis and production of timely national food security and nutrition assessments and surveillance tools such as quarterly bulletins that synthesize Zimbabwe’s food and nutrition security situation.
It undertakes research that promotes learning in innovative approaches for promoting food and nutrition security in close collaboration with research partners. The unit also maintains information data-base (electronic and hard copies) of all food and nutrition security assessments, surveillance reports including research studies and policies.
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To promote a multi-sectoral response to food and nutrition insecurity problems and ensure that every Zimbabwean is free from hunger and malnutrition.