Malnutrition leading cause of death and ill health worldwide – report

An overhaul of the world’s food and health systems is needed to tackle malnutrition, a “threat multiplier” that is now the leading cause of ill health and deaths globally, according to new analysis. The Global Nutrition Report 2020 found that most people across the...

Time to Act on Malnutrition in All Its Forms in West Africa

This post originally appeared on the Transform Nutrition West Africa website. The World Health Organization (WHO) has characterized the double burden of malnutrition (DBM) as “the coexistence of undernutrition (i.e. micronutrient deficiencies, underweight, and...