Join an expert panel on Thursday 15 October, 1-3pm BST, to discuss the ways international and local NGOs can collaborate to deliver emergency aid “Local actors are always the first to respond,” says Elhadj
Hidden hunger" is a new term for an age-old problem. It refers to the lack of access to micronutrients critical to proper physical and cognitive development. In the developed world, the simple practice
In two weeks, world leaders will ratify a new consensus to build a better world: the sustainable development goals. But we will not reach these development goals – nor can development be sustainable –
Ending extreme poverty by 2030 is the BHAG – the big, hairy audacious goal – of our generation. While skepticism abounds, momentum is on our side, with poverty rates falling in every region of world. these
Coverage indicators are widely used to assess whether interventions are reaching women and children in low- and middle-income countries, particularly through population-based household surveys. This collection of original research articles and reviews shows that while some indicators can be measured accurately, others may not provide valid results and therefore need further investigation and development. The collection explores issues around measurement using household surveys, assessment of health inequalities, consideration of survey error, and the generation of indicators for global monitoring, and presents recommendations for transforming the findings of these and previous studies into better measurement, reporting and interpretation of coverage estimates.