Food-based approaches to combat the double burden among the poor : challenges in the Asian context.

Estimates of FAO indicate that 14% of the population worldwide or 864 million in 2002-2004 were undernourished in not having enough food to meet basic daily energy needs. Asia has the highest number of undernourished people, with 163 million in East Asia and 300 million in South Asia. Meanwhile obes...

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Main Author: Khor, Geok Lin
Format: Article
Published: Wiley-Blackwell 2008
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