Archives for September 2014

Taking the nutrition conversation to the district-level in India: Data challenges are likely to constrain multisectoral action for nutrition

India, land to millions of undernourished children, has a decentralized governance landscape that requires translation of national policy guidance to state guidelines and resources, and finally, district-level coordination and action to deliver for nutrition. However, little is known about how to motivate and support district leadership and key departmental actors to fulfil their roles in providing leadership for, and strengthening delivery of various government programs that together have the potential to close gaps in the immediate and underlying determinants of nutrition.

Towards the Next Horizon for Nutrition – Capacity Development

As global leaders move toward the Sustainable Development Goals, we need to invest in leadership and capacity development for improved nutrition.