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Measuring multiple facets of malnutrition simultaneously: the missing link in setting nutrition targets and policymaking
This paper was prepared in part as a contribution to the evidence building mandate of the Global Panel and originally appeared in Food Security. Written by Patrick Webb et al.
The Global Panel launches its policy brief on biofortification today at the United Kingdom’s Parliament.
The recently concluded Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) in Rome, Italy, identified nutrition-sensitive agriculture as one of the priorities in the quest to end global hunger and malnutrition by 2025.
John Kufuor has called for a change in the way Africa farmers practice agriculture so as to drastically reduce its contribution to climate change, as he said the consequences of an ever-increasing climate change menace poses major challenges for agriculture.
Patrick Webb explains why good nutrition was largely overlooked by the Millennium Development Goals.