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Afghan babies succumb to hunger as winter...

Afghan babies succumb to hunger as winter...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 1 2021

Unicef estimates 3.2 million Afghan children under 5 will suffer from malnutrition this winter and 1...

Report: Poor diets imperilling people...

'Poor diets imperilling people and the...

World

Tue, Nov 23 2021

The report estimates nearly 150 million children under five years old are stunted, more than 45 million...

Study: El Nino puts millions in childhood...

Study: El Nino puts millions in childhood...

World

Wed, Oct 13 2021

El Nino is a periodic event that affects global weather patterns, occurring every few years when eastern...

Children dying of malnutrition in...

Malnutrition killing Afghan kids

South Asia

Sat, Oct 2 2021

By the end of 2021, one million Afghan children under the age of five may need treatment for life-threatening...

Unicef: Only 1 in 3 children fed properly...

Unicef: Only 1 in 3 children fed properly...

Health

Wed, Sep 22 2021

36% of children under five years of age in Bangladesh continue to be affected by different forms of...

UN Food Systems Pre-Summit: Children...

‘Children must be prioritized in food...

World

Wed, Jul 28 2021

The UN Food Systems Summit, to be held in September, aims to progress by leveraging the power of food...

UN pushes for transformation of global...

UN pushes for transformation of global...

World

Mon, Jul 26 2021

The United Nations previously acknowledged the world would not meet a goal of eliminating global hunger...

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...