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Dr David McNair

Head of Growth, Equity and Livelihoods, Save the Children UK

David currently leads Save the Children UK's work on economic policy and advocacy, focussed on growth, livelihoods, resource constraints, social protection and markets. Previously, David led Christian Aid's work on tax and development. David holds a PhD from the Queen’s University of Belfast .

Nutrition: The Best Downpayment on Future Prosperity Remains Chronically Underfunded

Despite malnutrition causing a third of child deaths, <a href="http://enoughfoodif.org/home" target="_hplink">new research published this week highlights</a> that nutrition programmes are chronically underfunded - with only 0.37% of total aid spent on basic interventions that are deemed to have huge benefits for children and for economic growth.
28/04/2013 22:23 BST

Is There Enough Food for Everyone?

Ending hunger is not just about ensuring everyone has enough food to eat. It is about making sure they have the right nutrients. Ending hunger is not just about ensuring everyone has enough food to eat. It is about making sure they have the right nutrients.
24/01/2013 17:42 GMT