malnourishment - updates

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High on ease, low on nutrition: Instant noodle diet harms Asian kids

Oct 15, 2019 - 1:03 PM

The Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia have booming economies and rising standards of living, yet many working parents do not have the time, money or awareness to steer clear of food hurting their kids

Makati, Taguig lead NCR cities in fight vs malnutrition

Mar 14, 2015 - 9:22 AM

Official data show that all of the cities in Metro Manila are faring better than others in the war against malnutrition

What happens when we end hunger and malnutrition

Mar 10, 2015 - 11:58 AM

The world’s most solvable problem can affect even a country’s economy

How is gov't managing school feeding program?

Jan 26, 2015 - 9:35 AM

The Department of Education should reexamine the daily feeding budget currently at P16 per beneficiary

Somalia faces disaster three years after devastating famine

Jul 20, 2014 - 11:19 PM

Conditions that killed quarter of a million people in 2011 may arise again if aid does not arrive

LOOMING CATASTROPHE. A file photo taken on July 31, 2011 shows Somali refugees fetching water at the new Ifo-extension in Dadaab, Kenya. Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have issued an alert on July 20, 2014 calling for urgent assistance to avoid another catastrophe linked to drought, three years to the day after the United Nations (UN) declared a famine in Somalia which caused over 250,000 deaths. On July 20, 2011, while one of the worst droughts in half a century was affecting the Horn of Africa, the UN declared a famine in several parts of Somalia.  File photo by Tony KARUMBA/AFP

#TalkThursday: Inclusive growth to end hunger

Mar 06, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Is it possible to see an end to hunger in the PH? DSWD Secretary Soliman Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo and WFP country director Praveen Agrawal discuss