Chief Nutritionist of UNICEF

Covid-19 pushes malnutrition targets further away from India

Covid-19 pushes malnutrition targets further away from India

October 14, 2020

Already lagging behind its goals for eradicating malnutrition, India slides further due to disruptions in food deliveries to vulnerable sections of the society. Government needs to do much more than simply throw money at malnutrition, wishing it will disappear.

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Coverage, continuity, intensity & quality, key challenges of malnutrition in India: UNICEF

Coverage, continuity, intensity & quality, key challenges of malnutrition in India: UNICEF

October 2, 2020

India is home to the largest number of children suffering from malnutrition and stunted growth. This has been the case for decades. What has not been happening right? I am an optimist. Things are going in a right direction. Malnutrition is improving but my concern is that they ar...

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