This third progress report presents highlights of operational developments in the European Union’s (EU) external assistance concerned with nutrition and provides updates on progress towards its two commitments in nutrition:
UNICEF/2017.Human Interest Story. Community health center of Nikoly, a town located in Tsihombe District, southern Madagascar- weekly monitoring and treatment of acute malnutrition (SAM). ECHO-/SF/BUD/2017/91007
The EU has transmitted to the Council its Action Plan on Nutrition which outlines how the Commission plans to reach its commitment of reducing stunting in children under five by at least 10% (7 million children) of the World Health Assembly goal by 2025.
This document has been prepared by the Nutrition Advisory Service: Dominique Blariaux, Claire Chastre (team leader), Lola Gostelow, Lawrence Haddad, Cristina Lopriore, Yves Martin-Prével and Carlos Navarro-Colorado.