The mother and her child navigate through the UNICEF, World Food Programme, and WHO treatment services for varying levels of wasting severity. At each step they face complications that underline the overarching problem – the U.N. agencies must reform its treatment services to save lives.
The disjointed treatment system makes recovery challenging. The below actions are needed urgently to fix the broken UN wasting treatment system. ECF urges the U.N. agencies to act – these changes are a matter of life and death.