Thomas Schaetzel, PhD, is the director of nutrition for CARE USA. He has more than 25 years of programming experience in agriculture, health, and nutrition — primarily in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa — focusing on micronutrient, maternal, infant, and young child nutrition. He leads CARE’s efforts to develop approaches to maximize scale of proven approaches for stunting reduction.
Multisectoral models are key for modern nutritional programming, writes Thomas Schaetzel, director of nutrition at CARE. He provides specific recommendations on how NGOs can support multisectoral efforts to tackle malnutrition.