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Food, nutrition & poverty in India.

V.K.R.V. (Vijendra Kasturi Ranga Varadaraja) Rao

Food, nutrition & poverty in India.

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Published by Harvester Press in Brighton, Sussex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nutrition surveys -- India,
  • Diet -- India,
  • Food supply -- India

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX360I4 R36 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 154 p.
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15525791M
    ISBN 100710804229, 071691886X

    India has been perceived as a development enigma: Recent rates of economic growth have not been matched by similar rates in health and nutritional improvements. To meet the second Sustainable Development Goal (SDG2) of achieving zero hunger by , India faces a substantial challenge in meeting basic nutritional needs in addition to addressing population, environmental and dietary Cited by: 9. Deolalikar, Anil B, "Nutrition and Labor Productivity in Agriculture: Estimates for Rural South India," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 70(3), pages , h Krishna, "Characteristics and Patterns of Intergenerational Poverty Traps and Escapes in Rural North India," Development Policy Review, Overseas Development Institute, vol. 30(5), pages. Nutrition poverty levels in Gujarat are higher than all-India levels, which creates a case for direct nutritional intervention for the poor. +1 Figures - uploaded by Anita DixitAuthor: Anita Dixit.   NEW DELHI: Food insecurity, malnutrition and poverty may escalate, particularly among marginalised people in the developing world due to the rapid spread of coronavirus, a latest report by.

    Malnutrition increases the risk of infection and infectious disease, and moderate malnutrition weakens every part of the immune system. For example, it is a major risk factor in the onset of active tuberculosis. Protein and energy malnutrition and deficiencies of specific micronutrients (including iron, zinc, and vitamins) increase susceptibility to : Eating a diet in which nutrients are either .


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