HANCI 2012 measures political commitment to tackling hunger and undernutrition in 45 developing countries, in terms of appropriate policies, legal frameworks and public spending. The index was created to provide greater transparency and public accountability by measuring what governments achieve, and where they fail, in addressing hunger and undernutrition.
Te Lintelo, D.; Haddad, L.; Lakshman, R.; Gatellier, K. The Hunger And Nutrition Commitment Index (HANCI 2012). Measuring the Political Commitment to Reduce Hunger and Undernutrition in Developing Countries. Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Brighton, UK (2013) 124 pp.