Item description for The Hunger Report 1995: The Alan Shawn Feinstein World Hunger Program, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island by Ellen Messer...
The Hunger Report 1995 highlights progress during the past five years on the problems of food shortage, poverty-related hunger, maternal-child nutrition and health, and micronutrient malnutrition. It is constructed from papers and discussions presented at the five-year-follow-up to the Bellagio Declaration, "Overcoming Hunger in the 1990s" (1989). Individual essays by hunger researchers, monitors, and policy makers assess advances in achieving the Bellagio goals, which are: 1) to end famine deaths, especially by moving food into zones of armed conflict; 2) to end hunger in half the world's poorest households; 3) to eliminate at least half the hunger of women and children by expanding maternal-child health coverage; and 4) to eliminate vitamin A and iodine deficiencies as public health problems. After a half decade of positive trends in food supply, economic development, and nutrition improvements, hunger is still pervasive and forbids complacency. Sweeping changes in global politics and
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.87" Width: 8.27" Height: 0.79" Weight: 1.41 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 1996
ISBN 9056995189 ISBN13 9789056995188
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