Public Finance Management and Data Availability for Nutrition Financing in India

Public Finance Management and Data Availability for Nutrition Financing in India

BMJ Global Health, 28 March 2021

For investments to translate into improved public service delivery, having a strong public finance management (PFM) system that lays out the rules, institutions and processes by which public funds are managed is critical.

To enable a better understanding of the nutrition financial landscape, this paper seeks to determine whether the current PFM system in India allows for capturing required nutrition data.