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Seminar on transforming the food, nutrition landscape

GUWAHATI, March 29 - The Coalition for Food and Nutrition Security, India (CFNS) and Inter Agency Group (IAG), Assam jointly organised a policy seminar on 'Transforming the Food and Nutrition Landscape in Assam' at the conference hall of NEDFi House here ... The Assam Tribune, 4 weeks ago

54 images for food security and nutrition

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Prevention Web, 5 months ago
Inter Press Service, 3 months ago
EFE, 3 months ago
Department of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 6 months ago
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UN: 120,000 Nigerian likely face Boko Haram-created famine

It says "trends show that food security and nutrition are worsening" especially in Borno state, the birthplace of Boko Haram.
 DNA2 months ago

Food security and climate change are the two most important problems we face: Dr MS Swaminathan

Under the title ' Food for all in the anthropocene era', the three-day long congress that concludes on Saturday, February 18, aims to address issues with respect to food security and nutrition .
 DNA2 months ago

Tej Bahadur should have been treated as whistle blower: Congress

Condemning the dismissal of Border Security Force (BSF) soldier Tej Bahadur Yadav who uploaded a viral video of poor food condition of the Army, the Congress Party on Thursday said that the former should have been treated like a whistle blower, rather than being suspended."It is extremely unfortunate and regrettable. He was trying to expose the inadequacies in the entire nutrition system of the BSF. The superiors did not listen to him. He should have been treated as a whistle blower ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Govt urged to supply unpolished rice under Anna Bhagya

Food expert K C Raghu said that Anna Bhagya being implemented by the state government is a very good scheme. However, the government should start giving unpolished rice (brown rice) which is enriched with protiens, fibre and minerals instead of the less ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Yes, giving money to very poor people will make their lives better — just ask Ecuador

Is eradicating poverty, a goal the United Nations’ hopes to achieve by 2030, actually feasible? New research out of Ecuador says yes – if governments are willing to pay for it. According to a United Nations University (UNU) - Merit study of Ecuador’s ...
 Sify1 day ago

Industrialists urged to invest in mariculture

A meet of eminent scientists, policy makers, research managers, academicians,industrialists,bankers and administrators today urged industrialists to invest money in mariculture to increase fish production in the country. The meeting was organised by the ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

Why I would not support a ban on meat

Banning meat is cruel demonetisation. It is stealing from the poor, nothing less, writes Sunita Narain. Recently at the release of our book First Food: Culture of Taste, which discusses the link between biodiversity, nutrition and livelihoods, I was asked a question. “Why do you not, as an environmentalist espousing the cause of traditional and local diets that are sustainable, condemn meat eating?” After all, meat production is bad for climate -- agriculture contributes roughly 15 ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

195 million in India undernourished

Close to 195 million people in India still remain undernourished and do not have access to healthy diet, a seminar was told here today. Assam's position was among one of the bottom five states of the country and was also lacking in its health and nutrition ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Med India

Urbanization Poses Threat to Eradicating Poverty and Hunger

by Shirley Johanna on March 24, 2017 at 11:46 PM Indian Health News Urbanization is posing new challenges to end poverty and hunger by 2030, according to a new report, and India is particularly vulnerable because it faces the twin burden of under- and ...
 Med India1 month ago
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