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Bihar’s malnutrition crisis and potential solutions

Abraham, Ronald and Fraker, Andrew (2014) Bihar’s malnutrition crisis and potential solutions. International Growth Centre Blog (24 May 2014). Website.

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The prevalence of underweight children in Bihar is higher than in any country in the world, and the provision of public services to address malnutrition is poor. Based on an assessment of the government’s nutritional support to mothers and children, this column sheds light on the grim public service delivery, likely causes, and ideas to address the problem.

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Additional Information: © 2014 The Author(s)
Divisions: International Growth Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2017 09:13
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2021 23:18

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