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British aid and the relief of malnutrition

Great Britain. Advisory Committee on Protein.

British aid and the relief of malnutrition

report of the ODA Advisory Committee on Protein.

by Great Britain. Advisory Committee on Protein.

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Published by H.M.S.O.) in (London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic assistance, British.,
  • Underdeveloped areas -- Nutrition.

  • Edition Notes

    At foot of title: Ministry of Overseas Development.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19188126M

    In politics, humanitarian aid, and social science, hunger is a condition in which a person, for a sustained period, is unable to eat sufficient food to meet basic nutritional needs. So in the field of hunger relief, the term hunger is used in a sense that goes beyond the common desire for food that all humans experience.. Throughout history, portions of the world's population have often.   India, which, as part of the British Empire, supplied “a large proportion of the soldiers who fought against the Japanese.” Yet, in Bengal, the “Allied powers made their own substantial contribution to wartime hunger, malnutrition and starvation” when 3 million Indians “died of a preventable man-made famine.” Collingham writes.   "Despite the influx of aid that has helped to alleviate famine in some areas of South Sudan, and has so far prevented famine in Yemen and Somalia, the overall food security situation is worsening.   Trucks carry relief goods head to the besieged rebels-held Madaya and al-Zabadani towns on February Some of the aid shipments since have lacked sufficient food and medical supplies.


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