Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition — Universal Salt Iodization (2021)

The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) works to improve health through staple foods that are fortified with essential nutrients. (Photo courtesy of the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition.)
Award Date 
2/2021
Grant Amount 
$50,000
Purpose 
To support the Universal Salt Iodization program.
Topic (focus area) 

Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $50,000 to the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) to support its Universal Salt Iodization program, due to its status as a GiveWell standout charity. We followed the recommendation of GiveWell staff regarding how to allocate grantmaking between GiveWell standout charities.

Read GiveWell’s review of GAIN’s Universal Salt Iodization program to learn more about the charity’s activities and follow its progress.