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Namirembe, Grace, Robin Shrestha, Julieta Mezzano, et al. BMC Pediatrics, October 2021

Data collected to determine the relationship between the Nutrition Governance Index (NGI) and anthropometry highlight the importance of effective management of policy-based programming and resource use to produce nutrition gains. The NGI explains variation in height-for-age and weight-for-height, underscoring the important role that good governance plays in promoting child nutrition and growth.