Live Q&A: What needs to happen NOW to end global malnutrition?

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One of the most pressing challenges facing our planet is malnutrition, which affects citizens of every country in the world from the least developed to the most. >> Read more

Towards the Next Horizon for Nutrition – Capacity Development

No one can deny that the Millennium Development Goals have focused the world’s attention on critical issues and have saved lives. But most of the successes have been unrelated or indirectly related to achievements in improving the nutritional status of the worlds’ most vulnerable—and improving nutrition is one of the most powerful ways to advance health and development. As global leaders move toward the Sustainable Development Goals, we need to invest in leadership and capacity development for improved nutrition.

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Does Fortifying Food Improve Nutrition for the Poorest People?

Globally, deficiencies in micronutrients are staggering in scale. According  to some estimates, between 40 and 60 percent of all children in developing countries suffer negative health consequences from not receiving enough iron, and a similar percentage don’t get enough Vitamin A.

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