Country government

Malawi

Nutrition for Growth (N4G) commitment

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Financial commitments
London 2013

1. Proportion of total annual government expenditure allocated to nutrition will rise from 0.1% to 0.3% by 2020.

2. Nutrition will be mainstreamed in sectoral budgets, which have a role in fighting malnutrition (education, health, agriculture, and gender).

3. Increase accountability by rolling out the nutrition financial tracking tools and the national monitoring and evaluation framework by 2014.

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Impact commitments
New commitment - added in 2015

Reduce stunting among children under-5 children from 47% to less than 20% by 2020.

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Policy commitments
London 2013

Develop a Nutrition Act by 2016.

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No response

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Program commitments
London 2013

1. Coverage of community-based nutrition services will be scaled up in all districts at traditional authority and village level by 2016.

2. Community Based Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) will be scaled up from 50% to 80% in all districts.

3. Public–private partnerships on nutrition will increase, building on successful examples such as the work with Illovo on sugar fortification with vitamin A.

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Assessment
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