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Hunger: The True Growth Story in India

Publisher: Networkideas

The fight against hunger, the grim and silent crisis, has been a bitter and unjustifiable failure, globally, and even in India. Internationally, according to the 2010 Global Hunger Index constructed by IFPRI, India dangles at an ignominious 67th out of 84 countries and is classified as having ‘alarming’ levels of hunger. It could therefore be said that the real growth story in India is about the silent growth of socio economic insecurity, hunger and socio economic disparities.

Author(s): Gabriele Koehler, Aniruddha Bonnerjee | Views(403)

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