The World Health Assembly’s 2012 endorsement of global targets to improve maternal and child nutrition by 2020 was a determined effort, echoed by the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The 2013 combined pledge for nutrition-specific and nutrition-sensitive programs, which surpassed USD 24 billion, helped to secure support for the long-neglected imperative to improve child nutrition.
Now, ACTION’s accountability report and scorecard is tracking the scope and implementation of N4G commitments to nutrition. Through consistent and accessible reporting, governments and philanthropic donors allow tracking to be done in an accurate and meaningful way.
In order to reach the SDGs and earlier international pledges for improving nutrition, it is clear that donors must reaffirm their commitments, and increase investment.
You can read the full report here.