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From Food Security to Food and Nutrition Security: Role of Agriculture and Farming Systems for Nutrition

Publisher: Current Science

Nutrition security is a broader concept since nutritious and safe diets and helps promote health and prevent disease in adulthood. The need for a paradigm shift in policy formulation from focusing on food and nutrition security at the level of each child and adult implied that the definition ‘food and nutrition security’. This integrated approach aspires not merely to address the micronutrient malnutrition which is a bigger problem than food energy deficiency, but is a food based approach that also tackles non-food factors such as water, sanitation and care practices.

Author(s): Prakash Shetty | Views(366)

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