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We are the leading nonprofit organization working in the U.S. and around the world to improve nutrition and ensure women and children have the healthiest first 1,000 days.

What We Do

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Champion

Armed with powerful scientific evidence, we change the way the world views the problem of malnutrition and what it takes to solve it

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Advocate

We fight to make good nutrition for women and children in the 1,000 day window a policy and funding priority

Photo credit: USAID
Photo credit: USAID

Mobilize

We’re building a movement of mothers, advocates, thought-leaders and partners committed to changing the world 1,000 days at time

Who We Are

1,000 Days promotes action and investment in nutrition to build a strong foundation for children, their families and their nations to thrive.

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“We need to change the way we all look at nutrition, childhood obesity and what causes a lack of good health — from the earliest days. That will help us prevent the worst diseases and health outcomes for the newest generation.”

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