Social protection and nutrition: guidance note
Summary of publication
Within strategies to improve nutrition, social protection has been promoted as a key instrument to reach those most in need and to address underlying causes of malnutrition.
This guidance note:
- aims to equip aid administrators and practitioners working on social protection programs and familiar with the policy context to understand the challenges and potential of social protection to improve nutrition
- outlines how social protection can help to tackle nutrition issues
- includes information on what to consider when identifying a program of work, program design and redesign, implementation and review and, monitoring and evaluation.