Global child feeding- the key to the Millennium Development Goals

September 13, 2010

"A New York Times feature recently highlighted the potential and the controversy of the plumpy'nut foods that fight child malnutrition. What cannot be forgotten amidst the debate is the number of malnourished children who need this food--now. The charity Action Against Hunger says 'each year, at least 3.5 million children die from malnutrition-related causes.' So any debate on plumpy'nut must also coincide with action on child feeding."