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Understanding the rapid reduction of undernutrition in Nepal, 2001–2011
D.D. Headey; J. Hoddinott / PLoS ONE 2015
South Asia has long been synonymous with unusually high rates of undernutrition. In the past decade, however, Nepal has arguably achieved the fastest recorded decline in child stunting in the world and has done so in the midst of civi...
Engaging fathers and grandmothers to improve maternal and child dietary practices: Planning a community-based study in western Kenya
F. Thuita / African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development 2015
Fathers and grandmothers are key family influencers who have an impact on maternal and child health. This paper describes the planning, design, and implementation of a four -phased evaluation study on the impact of engaging fat...
Determinants of child undernutrition in Bangladesh: literature review
N. Ahmed; I. Barnett; R. Longhurst / Maximising the Quality of Scaling Up Nutrition 2015
This literature review aims to identify, review and summarise existing research evidence on the determinants of undernutrition in children aged two years and below in Bangladesh. The review gathers available evidence on the ...
Levels and trends in child malnutrition: key findings of the 2015 edition
World Health Organization 2015
In September 2015, UNICEF, WHO and World Bank Group released updated joint child malnutrition estimates for the 1990 to 2014 period, which represent the most recent global and regional figures after adding 62 new surveys from 57 count...
SUN 2015 movement annual progress report
Scaling Up Nutrition 2015
The 2015 report provides a detailed snapshot of the progress and results towards scaling up nutrition in SUN Countries and the broad evolution of the Movement. Key messages The SUN Movement marks its fifth y...
Improving Nutrition through accountability, ownership and partnerships
I. Boto; A. Moglan / Small Island Economies - CTA Brussels 2015
Many actions are needed to deliver on nutrition outcomes. A strong commitment to improving nutrition faster and build this goal into the post-2015 process is needed. Bringing agriculture to bear on improving nutrition and healt...
Keeping score: fostering accountability for children's lives
C. Murray; R. Chambers / The Lancet 2015
This analysis reveals that more than 34 million children’s lives have been saved since 2000 because of investments in child health programmes. In the poorest countries, such as Tanzania and Haiti, the analysis calculates the cos...
Measuring multiple facets of malnutrition simultaneously: the missing link in setting nutrition targets and policymaking
P. Webb; H. Luo; U. Gentilini / Food Security 2015
Attention to nutrition continues to grow. The recent surge in interest has included widening agreement on two major issues: first, nutrition goals cannot be achieved through targeted actions alone; nutrition-sensitive interventions ar...
How WFP Contributed to Serving More Than 1 Million Nutrition Beneficiaries Annually in Niger
World Food Programme 2015
In April 2015, two case-studies were released by the World Food Programme (WFP) about how they supported the Scaling-Up-Nutrition Roll-Out in Malawi and Niger. This is the case study for Niger. The Niger case-study delves into ...
How WFP Supported the Scaling-up-Nutrition (SUN) Roll-Out in Malawi
World Food Programme 2015
In April 2015, two case-studies were released by the World Food Programme (WFP) about how they supported the Scaling-Up-Nutrition Roll-Out in Malawi and Niger. This is the case study on Malawi. In the Malawi Case Study, a stunt...
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More on communicating evidence

Read the latest contributions to the Eldis blog on the subject of nutrition.

Our colleagues at HEART resource centre and MQSUN have launched a new online nutrition topic guide aimed at policymakers and practitioners. 
 
 

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