Food Systems for Healthier Diets in Nigeria: A Research Agenda


Nigeria is experiencing a multiple malnutrition burden, where undernutrition, including micronutrient deficiencies, exists alongside overweight, obesity, and associated diet-related non-communicable diseases. Recent data show that 37 percent of children under five years of age are stunted while 68 percent suffer some degree of anemia, while approximately one-third of adults are overweight or obese. In this […]

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Diet (nutrition), Malnutrition, Micronutrient deficiency, Nigeria, Overweight
Source: CGIAR Nutrition