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1 Civil society organization (CSO) progress: Nutrition for Growth (N4G) tracking table CSO N4G commitment to 2020 N4G commitment in 2013 Reported progress in commitments in 2013 Nutritionspecific Nutritionsensitive Nonfinancial Nutritionspecific Nutritionsensitive Nutritionspecific Nutritionsensitive Nonfinancial Action Contre La Faim (ACF) $53,000,000 $107,000,000 Launch a multiyear international campaign to stop children dying from severe acute malnutrition (SAM). $5,000,000 $10,000,000 8,900,000 16,300,000 Campaign was launched in April The campaign is currently running in UK, United States, France, Spain, Burkina Faso, The Philippines, and Kenya. More than 30 CSOs are participating in the campaign. Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD) Not applicable Not applicable Scale up nutrition-sensitive livelihoods programs. Basis of assessment: Clearly met financial target. Basis of assessment: SAM campaign was launched as committed. Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Reached 17,000 households in Zimbabwe to enhance food and nutrition security through diversified foods and income sources. Assessment: Not clear Basis of assessment: Not clear what baseline number of households is to make an assessment. Comic Relief $8,500,000 Not applicable Not applicable No response Not applicable No response Not applicable Not applicable Assessment: No response Assessment: No response Basis of assessment: Not applicable 1

2 Concern Worldwide $25,300,000 $91,400,000 Important to note: $43.7 million of the funds committed go toward the interaction pledge. $3,175,649 $11,420,907 $2,832,994 $10,154,357 Not applicable Assessment: Off track Basis of assessment: Did not meet financial commitments. Basis of assessment: Not applicable Helen Keller International (HKI) Not applicable Not applicable 1. Build evidence base of nutrition-sensitive interventions (biofortification homestead food production, and food fortification). 2. Support large-scale food fortification efforts in Burkina Faso (funding from government of Taiwan) to complete the final phase of a multiyear investment that commenced in 2006 to fortify wheat flour with iron folate and vegetable cooking oil with vitamin A. Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 1. Building evidence base now in progress (usually large-scale 1 project/country). Prospects for funding from two new private foundations in final phase of discussions. 2. During 2013 in Burkina Faso, 44 small oil producers (representing 20% of national cooking oil production) were trained and equipped to fortify with vitamin A. Since project began in 2006, 75% of population has been reached with fortified oil, and 92% with fortified flour. 3. HKI continues to play leadership role in Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) CSO Network s Steering Group. 2

3 Basis of assessment: Both commitments reported are on target. Interaction $300,000,000 $450,000,000 Not applicable $40,000,000 $60,000,000 $76,394,464 $141,334,078 Not applicable Basis of assessment: Far exceeded their commitment for Basis of assessment: Not applicable Mercy Corps Not applicable Not applicable 1. Improve the nutritional access of 500,000 pregnant/lactating women and children under age Protect 50,000 children under age 2 from stunting. 3. Save the lives of 20,000 children under the age of 5 through the promotion of appropriate feeding, childcare, and health-seeking practices. Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable In fiscal year 2013, reached a of 134,889 pregnant/lactating women and children under 5 through projects in Uganda, Niger, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, and Guatemala. Assessment: Not clear Micronutrient Initiative $10,000,000 Not applicable Act as secretariat for the New Micronutrient Forum in June Basis of assessment: Difficult to compare response on progress to commitment made. $3,200,000 Not applicable $3,200,000 Not applicable Successful forum took place. One Campaign Not applicable Not applicable 1. Campaign for governments and other partners to publish credible and timely Basis of assessment: Met Basis of assessment: Met Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 1. DoAgric campaign advocated for all African Union 3

4 information on nutrition spending, progress, and planning. member states to adopt greater transparency in 2. Shape a rigorous accountability mechanism to monitor all commitments made on June 8, nutrition-sensitive spending. Also ran on-the-ground campaigns in 3. Assess and report publicly on progress made against these commitments at key moments between now and the Brazil hosted follow up event in Tanzania, Nigeria, Benin, Malawi, and Kenya as well as in South Africa, which is not an N4G signatory. This campaign resulted in more than 2 million petition signatures to leaders. 2. Developing a mechanism to assess levels of transparency of First assessment will be released in late Oxfam Not applicable Not applicable 1. Gendered Enterprise and Markets (GEM) program develops food markets and systems to enable mainly women small producers to invest in their own food security. 2. Increase the use of tools to monitor the impact of emergency and food security/livelihoods work. In areas with Global Acute Basis of assessment: On track against all three commitments. Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 1. Within GEM, Oxfam is expanding its work on Feeding the Cities, which facilitates improved access and linkages for remote primarily women rural producers to urban markets and increases the food security of urban consumers. While the GEM program 4

5 Malnutrition (GAM) is above 15%, use Mid-Upper Arm Circumference (MUAC) to refer infants and children to services for treatment. Will also use this data to improve targeting criteria and advocacy. Through systematic referrals, we will increase access to treatment of Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) and Moderate Acute Malnutrition (MAM). develops food markets and systems to enable mainly women small producers to invest in their own food and income security, this work is guided by a consideration of the promotion of high nutritious foodstuffs to urban consumers. 2. Developed programs in the following countries, from an initial base of Colombia, Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Guatemala, and Zambia. The following programs all target rural primarily women producers to move from subsistence to cash crops to address food insecurity, but have selected crops that are demanded by local markets and that help create a balanced diet as own consumption : Armenia, Georgia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, and Tajikistan. Assessment: Off track Basis of assessment: Nothing reported against tools to monitor the impact of emergency and food security 5

6 $85,000,000 $590,000, Chair SUN Civil Society Network (CSN). 2. Partnership with the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), Secure Nutrition on Innovations in Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture. Save the Children International $2,585,732 $72,467,461 $7,348,653 $60,469, Continued to chair the SUN CSN and host the SUN CSN secretariat. 2. Executed Nutrition- Sensitive Agriculture Competition with GAIN and Secure Nutrition. 3. Advocating for nutrition in numerous countries, including providing the secretariat for the Nutrition Coalition in India. Basis of assessment: Far exceeded their commitment for Basis of assessment: Met SUN CSO Alliance Zambia Not applicable Not applicable 1. Raise the profile of nutrition on the national agenda through awareness raising, constructive dialogue, advocacy with stakeholders including the government of the Republic of Zambia, cooperating partners, and the private sector. 2. Contribute to improved leadership and accountability in the fight against malnutrition in Zambia. Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 1. Monitoring national budget allocation to nutrition through preand post-budget tracking. 2. Monitoring public awareness and demand for accountability on nutrition issues that lead to sustained political and financial commitment to tackling undernutrition by end Monitoring increased number of political and nonpolitical nutrition champions. 4. Monitoring the promotion diversity in agricultural production at national level. 6

7 Assessment: Not clear UK Biotech and Biological Science Research Council Not applicable Not applicable 1. Work with the Global Food Security (GFS) program, a cross- government research coordination mechanism, to scale up engagement on nutrition-related research. 2. Work with CGIAR s HarvestPlus to organize a UK and international scientific workshop on next-generation biofortified crops and bioavailability. 3. Work with research councils and other partners to develop a networked approach to nutrition and health. Basis of assessment: Not clear whether monitoring is contributing to progress against commitments. Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 1. Continuing engagement with GFS program on nutrition. 2. Discussing with HarvestPlus on areas of mutual interest including nutritional enhancement. Developing a Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC strategy and introduction of an associated new strategic priority in Food, nutrition, and health, which addresses the nutritional enhancement of foods. 3. Working with other research councils with the aim of developing a joint strategy for food, nutrition, and health. Vegan Society Not applicable Not applicable Use evidence and put it in action on good nutrition practices (for maternal, infant, and young child Basis of assessment: Ongoing progress reported against the three goals. Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable 1. Updating nutrition evidence and positive behavior changes has 7

8 feeding and overall healthy diet), and enriching the diet nutrient density of young children and pregnant and lactating women. a specific focus on vegan diets for maternal, infant, and young child feeding. 2. Working with pediatric dietetic specialists at the British Dietetic Association to produce fully updated guidelines. 3. Working on community- and women-led horticulture products, such as that supported by the charity Help International Plant Protein Organization (HIPPO) in Wamba, in the Samburu District of Kenya. 4. Exploring with HIPPO how to expand their work and add specific crops that address existing nutritional inadequacies in mothers and their children. World Vision $435,000,000 $752,000,000 Not applicable $45,631,730 (another $17,045,698 for interaction pledge) Basis of assessment: On track against their stated $77,398,301 $47,609,750 $75,468,804 Not applicable 8

9 Basis of assessment: Met 2013 Basis of assessment: Not applicable 9

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