Nutrition for Growth (N4G) commitment to 2020
Nutrition- specific total (US$): 9,337,068
The Micronutrient Initiative’s strategic plan (2013-2018) commits MI to advancing integrated, innovative and sustainable solutions to reduce vitamin and mineral deficiencies with the goal of reaching hundreds of millions of women, new-borns and children every year. At the 2013 Nutrition for Growth conference, MI pledged CAD $10 million in private sector (philanthropic, corporate, etc.) funding to nutrition programs, with an emphasis on zinc supplementation.
Act as secretariat for the New Micronutrient Forum in June 2014.2. Protect 50,000 children under age 5 from stunting.