Gavi: Covid-19 - Question

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 2:35 pm on 18th May 2020.

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Photo of Baroness Bull Baroness Bull Crossbench 2:35 pm, 18th May 2020

My Lords, experts have stressed the importance of nutrition as part of the pandemic response, likening good nutrition in infants to a vaccine against the secondary effects of the pandemic, as it is essential to building strong immune systems. Can the Minister expand on her previous Answers to the House and commit to ensuring that, whatever delays there are to the Nutrition for Growth Summit, there will be no cliff-edge in nutrition financing at the end of this year?