Making Global Malnutrition Infamous
Currently, malnutrition causes nearly half of all child deaths worldwide, but funding to fight malnutrition accounts for less than one percent of Official Development Assistance. We’re committed to changing that by supporting robust, evidence-based, and creative advocacy to make the case for more investment and better policies on behalf of the world’s most vulnerable.
ECF primarily supports advocacy efforts in the United States and the United Kingdom, which are the two largest donors for global malnutrition.
advocacy portfolio engagement tactics
Mobilizing Diverse Champions and Influential Voices
Creating & distributing compelling communications collateral
Deploying public awareness campaigns to inspire action
The advocacy we support is diverse, but one thing is clear: our partners share our outrage that malnutrition continues to rob millions of children of their futures each year.
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More on ECF's Advocacy
$280 Million in Additional Historic Pledges Announced to Tackle Child Wasting
USAID Announces $200 Million Commitment to Tackle Child Wasting, the Largest Single Investment in Malnutrition Treatment in History
ECF Supports Journalists to Increase Visibility on Global Malnutrition
Eleanor Crook Honored for 25 Years of Fighting Against Malnutrition
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