1,000 Days promotes action and investment to improve nutrition for mothers and children in the 1,000 days from a woman’s pregnancy through her child’s 2nd birthday, when better nutrition can have a life-changing impact on a child’s future and help break the cycle of poverty.
1,000 Days works in partnership with over 80 organizations committed to improving maternal and child nutrition throughout the world. Read More >
PRIORITY NUTRITION INDICATORS FOR POST-2015
The Open Working Group Proposal for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)—the most critical input into the post-2015 process—includes nutrition in one of the 17 SDGs. Addressing the severity of the problem of malnutrition and ensuring progress on already agreed-upon global targets on nutrition requires several indicators be included as part of the Sustainable Development Goals. There is now broad consensus among a wide range of experts and stakeholders around a set of priority nutrition indicators for the new SDG framework. Read more >
WHO Nutrition Policy Briefs
The World Health Organization (WHO), in collaboration with 1,000 Days, has developed a series of six policy briefs and accompanying infographics linked to each of the World Health Assembly nutrition targets, which were endorsed in 2012. Read more >