The Cost of Malnutrition: Why Policy Action is Urgent

Global Panel
Publication Date:
7 November 2017
Africa, Nutrition, Sustainable Development

The international community is currently seeking to accelerate and sustain reductions in malnutrition globally. This Technical Brief provides compelling evidence on the economic value of these urgent efforts, and shows that no nation can afford to waste the economic potential of its citizens on such a scale.


What Will it Cost to End Malnutrition?

A well-nourished child is 30 percent more likely than a malnourished one to escape poverty when they grow up to be an adult. Policymakers, experts and civil society partners at Read more »