COTE D'IVOIRE: Malnutrition “critical” in north and west

December 18, 2009

"The PNN is raising nutrition on the government agenda and recently issued a nutrition strategy, but it does not have enough resources to put adequate staff in place in vulnerable areas, said ACF nutrition coordinator Raffaella Gentilini. 'Malnutrition is an example of just how fragile the overall health situation is here,' she said."