Country government

The Gambia

Nutrition for Growth (N4G) commitment

Reported progress


Impact commitments
London 2013

1. Reduce stunting prevalence from 23% to 18% by 2015.

2. Increase exclusive breastfeeding from 56% to 65% by 2015.

Reported progress

1. Current stunting prevalence rate is 15.7% (GMNS 2018).

2. Current exclusive breastfeeding rate is 55.2% (MICS 2018).

On course
Basis of assessment

At least half of the individual commitment components are assessed to be on course