Geneva event for the 2014 Global Nutrition Report

The launch of the Global Nutrition Report (GNR) in Geneva was held in the sparkling new auditorium of the Graduate Institute’s Maison de la Paix. The launch was chaired by the head of the Global Health Programme at the Institute, Professor Ilona Kickbusch.   Geneva is seen as the humanitarian centre of the UN but also >> Read more

Call for Co-Chair of Independent Expert Group

The Global Nutrition Report Stakeholder Group has put out a call for a new Co-Chair for the Independent Expert Group. For details on the role, click here.

Shock and Potential: Indonesia’s Reaction to the Global Nutrition Report

All the ingredients are in place for a rapid reduction in malnutrition in Indonesia. We just need a few adventurous cooks with the keys to the kitchen who can develop, articulate and implement plans for nutrition.

Odisha’s Open Spaces for Nutrition Innovation

We had a great line up of speakers from Odisha and Delhi. The state’s Chief Minister, Naveen Patnaik, as well as the Minister of Women, Children and Development, Usha Devi, were in attendance at the end of the day to hear the result of the day’s deliberations.

From Data Deserts to Fertile Facts: The Delhi Global Nutrition Report Roundtable

Our Indian partners decided to craft the first regional Global Nutrition Report roundtable around the importance of data for accountability and for programme and policy formulation. The topic is especially relevant for India. But surely there is a plethora of data on nutrition in India—what are people complaining about?

A Pitch for Improved Nutrition

The One Goal campaign partnership leverages football to build awareness of the plight of malnutrition in Asia.

Summary of Global Nutrition Report 2015 Consultation Responses

From December 19, 2014 to January 15, 2015, we conducted a public consultation inviting your feedback on our proposed outline for the Global Nutrition Report 2015 and on the content of the 2014 Report. Here is a summary of the responses we received.

Global Nutrition Report 2015 Consultation Document

As we begin to develop the 2015 and 2016 Global Nutrition Reports we would like to seek your feedback on some emerging ideas.  We would also welcome feedback on the 2014 Report.  The deadline for feedback is January 15.

From protection to production of human capital: Linking social protection programs to positive outcomes for nutrition

It will take more knowledge, better evidence, and operational experience with nutrition-sensitive interventions delivered through a variety of sectors.

The planetary crisis affecting almost all of us – poor nutrition

You’ve all heard about climate change but…do we have a story for you! This is the way the introduction to the world’s first report on the global nutrition crisis could have been written because it puts nutrition on a par with climate change as one of the highest stake global development challenges we ignore at the planet’s peril.