The transformative programme will target the nutritional challenges facing Côte d’Ivoire and focus on strengthening the delivery of basic nutrition interventions at the community and making governance at central, regional, and local level stronger. The programme will focus on the scaling up of early child nutrition and development interventions. These will include inter alia:
Moreover, the investment will utilise Results-Based Financing (RBF) for Public Health Nutrition, and will thus place a focus on results, making the government of Côte d’Ivoire directly accountable to The Power of Nutrition and its partners.
After a decade of political crisis which ended in 2011, Côte d’Ivoire is trying hard to find stability by pushing economic and social development agendas. This investment will give new focus to deprived areas and will contribute to the development of human capital in the country.