The Power of Nutrition
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Date: Thursday, April 16, 2015
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. ET | 13:30 – 14:30 GMT or convert time
Location: World Bank Group Headquarters, Preston Auditorium & Online
This event is also live streamed in French
The Power of Nutrition is a new UK-based charity dedicated to unlocking up to $1 billion of new private and public financing to improve child nutrition.
Join us for a panel discussion with ministers of finance together with senior leadership from the Power of Nutrition partner organizations - the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation, UBS Optimus Foundation, the UK Department of International Development, UNICEF and the World Bank Group - as they introduce the new fund and discuss the importance of investing in nutrition, the challenges countries are facing, and concrete steps towards scaling up high-impact programming for child nutrition.
One of the mechanisms through which the Power of Nutrition will operate is through a new World Bank Group multi-donor trust fund for which eligible countries can apply.
- Website: The Power of Nutrition