System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
for Agriculture and Nutrition


Micro-Nutrient Security for India–Priorities for Research and Action

Publisher: Indian National Science Academy

This policy paper aims to focus specifically on priorities for research and action, for addressing the issue of micronutrients (MN) deficiencies — the hidden hunger. Nutrition Security implies ‘Physical, economic and social access to balanced diet, clean drinking water, safe environment, and health care’. Nutrition literacy and leadership at all levels is needed to understand and act. The present paper specifically focuses on feasible approaches and research needed to improve dietary access to MN.

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