Articles by Malnutrition

Is The Food On Your Table Safe To Eat?

On World Food Safety Day, it is important to remember that unsafe food practices claim approximately 4,20,000 lives annually across the world. According to the World Health Organisation, 1 out of 10 people fall ill after consuming contaminated food worldwide each year.

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Hunger, In Black And White

On World Hunger Day, an ace photographer’s walk down hunger lane is made more poignant by the pandemic which haunts us today.

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World Hunger Day: Overflowing Granaries, Starving Children

Unless we empower women and aggressively promote diet diversity, millions of our children will continue to die hungry.

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Nutrition, Poverty And Women Power

An anganwadi worker in Odisha’s poorest tribal district epitomises how change can, and must begin from the grassroots

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The Other Side Of Malnutrition

The overall prevalence of overweight and obesity is expected to increase considerably in India by 2040, with substantial increases particularly among rural residents and older Indians.

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Beating TB Through Nutrition

ChildFund, USAID, IPE Global and the Madhya Pradesh government have launched a new initiative to help TB patients with a unique nutrition project.

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This Sarpanch Helps His Village Fight Malnutrition

The work of Mahendar Kumar Sharma, sarpanch of Matunda in Bundi, Rajasthan, inspired neighbouring villages to actively invest in health and nutrition services

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How Timely Nutrition Saved This Little Girl's Life

Timely intervention and proper counselling can play huge role in preventing children from being victims of acute malnourishment and hunger. Here is an inspiring story of Odisha's Rani Behera.

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Some Unconventional Greens For Nutritional Security

The inclusion of unconventional greens provides diversity in daily food intake and adds taste and flavor to the diet. Various value-added products can be developed by incorporating unconventional greens in various forms.

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Working Towards An Anemia-Mukt Bharat

Evidence Action in India is represented through its in-country technical consultant, Pramanit Karya India Private Limited.

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