Knowledge Matters – DRC WASH Consortium
This issue of Knowledge Matters captures the experiences and learning from the WASH Consortium, lead by Concern in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Malnutrition is a global problem in all its forms – eating too much, too little, or poor-quality food. Investment in good nutrition is associated with better health and education outcomes, and increased productivity.
Contrary to popular belief, malnutrition is not a problem confined to the developing world. Every country in the world suffers from at least one form of malnutrition:
Good nutrition is key to eliminating chronic poverty and making lasting development gains. This paper and infographic below, bolster the thinking behind the Sustainable Development Goals by showing why investing in good nutrition is the right – and smart – thing to do.