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UK NGOs warn of 'cliff edge' for nutrition funding

"Like other donors, the Department of International Development’s Nutrition for Growth funding runs out at the end of the year, and the agency is being urged to play a leading role by pledging new ring-fenced nutrition funds."

This Devex article highlights fears among NGOs in the UK that disruptions due to COVID-19 are creating uncertainty in DFID's plans for future nutrition funding. These groups urge the UK to commit to a new round of funding for nutrition to respond to existing malnutrition challenges as well as anticipated increases in hunger and malnutrition as a result of the pandemic. 

Read the full article here: UK NGOs warn of 'cliff edge' for nutrition funding