Scaling up financial and capacity resources for nutrition

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
global nutrition report
2015

This chapter begins by asking how much governments currently spend on nutrition. At the time the 2014 Global Nutrition Report was being prepared, virtually no data existed in the public domain to track national governments’ allocations to nutrition. Fortunately, that is changing. This chapter reviews the emerging and preliminary evidence from governments on their budget allocations to nutrition.