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Life & Style - Health
4/18/2021 9:44:45 PM
Scientists at a leading global grains research institute expect to sharply ramp up new wheat varieties enriched with zinc that can boost the essential mineral for millions of poor people with deficient diets

World - International
2/23/2021 2:05:04 PM
Strict coronavirus restrictions imposed by North Korea could force the World Food Programme to suspend operations in the country, where chronic malnutrition is rife, a report on the UN organisation's website said Tuesday

World - Africa
2/20/2021 10:57:44 PM
The UN says Ethiopian defense forces continue to occupy a hospital in Abi Adi, "preventing up to 500,000 people from accessing health services" in a region where the health system largely collapsed under looting & artillery fire

World - Region
2/13/2021 9:23:43 AM
The UN report warned that nearly one in six of those kids — 400,000 of the 2.3 million — are at risk of death due to severe acute malnutrition this year, a significant increase from last year’s estimates

World - Region
2/12/2021 12:11:42 PM
The number of Yemeni children in danger of death from lack of food has increased to 400,000, an increase of 22 percent over 2020

World - Africa
2/10/2021 5:55:16 PM
Reports of people already starving to death might just be a handful, but "after a month it will be in the thousands,'' warned Ethiopian Red Cross president Ato Abera Tola

World - Africa
1/20/2021 4:01:41 PM
Overall, the humanitarian situation in Tigray is increasingly severe, with reports of fighting, human rights violations and abuse, and increasing hunger and malnutrition affecting hundreds of thousands of people

World - Region
10/27/2020 9:57:43 AM

World - Africa
7/31/2020 5:16:47 PM

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
4/30/2020 12:55:00 PM
Africa’s young population may prove resilient against the coronavirus, but malnutrition could be the nail in the continent’s coffin

World - International
12/30/2019 2:23:16 PM
The programme aimed to feed up to 500 orphans and infants of working mothers in the Muslim-majority country, which has high rates of child malnutrition and stunted growth

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
11/27/2019 12:00:00 AM
On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child Nesmahar Sayed speaks with Bruno Maes, UNICEF’s representative in Egypt

Egypt - Politics
2/25/2019 4:58:40 PM
A campaign to tackle obesity, anaemia and nutritional stunting among school students has been rolled out

World - International
2/15/2019 7:00:02 PM

World - Region
12/11/2018 6:18:02 PM

Life & Style - Health
10/18/2018 1:47:20 PM
UNICEF Egypt marked World Food Day by putting a spotlight on malnutrition in the country, underlining that the problem is preventable

Year End Issue - World
1/9/2018 10:03:07 PM
The assassination of Ali Abdullah Saleh in Yemen capped a year steeped in violence, malnutrition, disease and political and military stalemate.

Opinion -
11/20/2016 8:46:58 AM
According to a report issued by CAPMAS, 85 per cent of Egypt's population lives in difficult conditions of poverty, illiteracy and malnutrition. This is a timebomb that could explode at any moment

Life & Style - Health
10/26/2016 1:30:12 PM
800 million people live in hunger around the globe and more than 2 billion people suffer from micro-nutrient deficiency

Life & Style - Health
7/2/2016 12:18:38 PM
"biofortification" aims at getting staple foods fortified with health-improving vitamins and minerals to 1 billion people in the developing world by 2030

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