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Nutrition Security for India– Issues And Way Forward

Publisher: Indian National Science Academy

INSA (New Delhi) organised a symposium on Nutrition Security for India- Issues and the Way Forward, on August 3-4, 2009 with financial support from the Department of Science and Technology. The theme was – Achieving Sustainable Nutrition Security: A road map. State of art presentations by experts on Issues such as aetiology of malnutrition (undernutrition, micronutrient deficiencies and overnutrition), its consequences, the present governmental and scientific response, and the way forward followed. The presentations and recommendations made were discussed. Additional inputs were received through circulation of the symposium report among the fellowship and other experts. The present Position Paper is based on the outcome of all those efforts.

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