It's the window of opportunity

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 >



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 >

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