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ED: No child should have to go...

ED: No child should have to go...

Editorial

Sat, Jan 2 2021

We must remain committed to ensuring that food insecurity is completely eliminated

Unicef: Over 10m children to suffer...

'10m kids face acute malnutrition in...

World

Thu, Dec 31 2020

Severe acute malnutrition is a major cause of death in children under five

Consortium predicts 168,000 children...

'168K children may die hungry amid...

Food

Tue, Dec 15 2020

The fight against malnutrition had been an unheralded global success until the coronavirus pandemic...

OP-ED: Feeding the children

OP-ED: Feeding the children

Saleem Samad

Tue, Nov 17 2020

Providing a free meal to students at schools will help mitigate hunger and malnutrition amongst the most...

OP-ED: How chickens can save us

OP-ED: How chickens can save us

Md A Saleque , FH Ansarey

Sat, Oct 3 2020

The poultry industry can greatly improve our health and improve livelihoods 

Much needs to be done for a malnutrition-free...

Much needs to be done for a malnutrition-free...

Bangladesh

Sat, Aug 29 2020

Malnutrition is one of the biggest reasons behind child deaths in the country

Malnutrition in poorer nations costs...

Malnutrition in poorer nations costs...

World

Wed, Jul 8 2020

In developing nations where the prevalence of malnutrition is high, researchers estimated that the direct...

Save the Children: 64% children in serious...

Save the Children: 64% children in serious...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 12 2020

The survey also revealed that most of these children have not received any help from the government or...

Improving the health of a...

Improving the health of a...

Editorial

Tue, Feb 25 2020

It is of the utmost importance that we prioritize investing in our children and young population

Are you malnourished? Quite...

Are you malnourished? Quite...

Anik Kabir

Tue, Oct 15 2019

What action can we take to achieve healthier diets? 

Report: Khulna children suffer from...

Report: Khulna children suffer from...

Nation

Wed, Sep 25 2019

The survey was conducted under a project named Jagrata Juba Shangha (JSS) of the Max Nutri-WASH...

Malnutrition, child deaths plague India's...

Malnutrition, child deaths plague India's...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Campaigners have called for better protection for tribal lands

Health is more than the absence of...

Health is more than the absence of...

Adelheid Onyango , Bibi Giyose

Sat, Aug 18 2018

Adequate nutrition is a critical part of the equation

Brought forth on a wing and a prayer...

Brought forth on a wing and a prayer...

Afrose Jahan Chaity

Tue, Jul 31 2018

In the first part of this two-part series, the Dhaka Tribune  explores how young mothers and orphans...

Unicef: 60,000 North Korean children...

Unicef: 60,000 North Korean children...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jan 30 2018

World powers have imposed growing sanctions on North Korea for its nuclear and ballistic missile...

Quarter of Rohingya refugee children...

Quarter of Rohingya refugee children...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 22 2017

Nearly half the children surveyed have anaemia, up to 40% have diarrhoea, and up to 60% have acute respiratory...

IRC: 200,000 more Rohingyas to enter...

IRC: 200,000 more Rohingyas to enter...

Nation

Mon, Nov 13 2017

The IRC is especially concerned for children under six months, who also face a tenfold increase in mortality...

UN: Malnutrition soaring among Rohingya...

UN: Malnutrition soaring among Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 4 2017

The agency and its partners are already treating more than 2,000 acutely malnourished children at 15...

Data shows one in four Rohingya children...

Data shows one in four Rohingya children...

Bangladesh

Thu, Nov 2 2017

The research describes about a third of those children are ‘severely’ malnourished, meaning they are...

Malnourished, underfed Rohingya children...

Malnourished, underfed Rohingya children...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 26 2017

According to a report published by the IOM and ISCG on September 24, 4,260 Rohingya children under the...

Govt and World Bank launch programme...

Govt and World Bank launch programme...

Development

Mon, Feb 20 2017

The World Bank has committed $300 million for the programme, which will benefit over one million...