Generation Nutrition

Question: What do 2,4 billion people have in common?

Answer: They don't have access to a safe toilet. 

Blog post written by Ben Hobbs, Campaign Manager for Generation Nutrition ahead of World Toilet Day on 19 November 2016, and originally posted on the Generation Nutrition website

It’s a shocking reality that 2.4 billion people still lack access to improved sanitation* and one billion people have no choice but to defecate in the open.

New scorecard shows mixed picture on national nutrition targets

Setting high ambitions for nutrition to save lives! 

Generation Nutrition, the global campaign bringing together civil society organisations and their supporters to end child deaths from acute malnutrition, launches a new scorecard to assess countries' progress in reaching global nutrition targets. 

Current opportunity: Consultancy for Generation Nutrition

Generation Nutrition is a global civil society campaign, calling on governments to act to end child deaths from undernutrition. Launched in 2014, the campaign currently has 80 partners supporting the campaign in 12 countries and at the European level. End Water Poverty is a current member of the coalition and the Steering Group. For more information on the campaign, please visit the Generation Nutrition website

Current opportunity for consultant role: 

Launched today: Generation Nutrition calls for increased investment in nutrition globally

Global targets to tackle stunting and acute malnutrition are behind schedule and cannot be met without increased investment, warns a global coalition of 85 NGOsGeneration Nutrition is today calling on world leaders to increase investment in nutrition and to honour past commitments.

Press Release: As part of Generation Nutrition EU, we call for change!

Generation Nutrition EU calls for sustained EU political leadership and additional funding to end undernutrition at upcoming Rio Summit

  • The European Commission and Member States must show continued leadership before, during and after the Nutrition4Growth Summit in Rio in August 2016.
  • Generation Nutrition Europe (EU) campaign to ask for an additional €1 billion to nutrition-spec

Event invitation: EU's role in ending malnutrition

End Water Poverty, through our collaboration and participation in Generation Nutrition, extend an invitation to an upcoming event. Entitled 'Nutrition Summit in Rio: EU's role in ending malnutrition' Roundtable Discussion, the event will be held on 16 February 2016 in Brussels. See the invite below for further details and RSVP to mejuryan@ghadvocates.org

Generation Nutrition Prevention Factsheet: Spanish version now available

To celebrate World Toilet Day in 2015, End Water Poverty partnered with our members Generation Nutrition and WaterAid to develop the first in an upcoming series of factsheets looking at the different elements of how to ensure prevention of . Entitled "The role of water, sanitation and hygiene min the fight against child undernutrition", this Factsheet highlights the critical role water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH