International and National Responses to Hunger Guided by Better Quality Metrics

The project aims to assess when, where, how amd why mobile phone technology might enable more effective and credible real-time monitoring of nutrition that will lead to more responsive and rapid action for nutrition by governments, donors and civil society.

A key output will be an impact evaluation of the use of mobile phone technology in Indonesia.

Key contacts

Inka Barnett

Health and Nutrition Cluster Lead

+44 (0)1273 915754

Project details

start date
24 July 2014
end date
24 July 2017


About this project

Recent work


Using Mobile Phones for Nutrition Surveillance: A Review of Evidence

Evidence Report 1

Nutrition surveillance – or the systematic and periodic collection of information on nutrition – is vital to the capacity of governments and other agencies to track their progress towards reducing undernutrition, to promoting the accountability of their actions and to improving their ability...

9 May 2013