Poor nutrition implicated in more than half of child deaths worldwide - a statistic unmatched since

"Poor nutrition is implicated in more than half of all child deaths worldwide--a proportion unmatched by any infectious disease since the Black Death."

World Bank, "Repositioning Nutrition as Central to Development: A Strategy for Large-Scale Action," Directions in Development Paper, 2006 [online] http://siteresources.worldbank.org/NUTRITION/Resources/281846-1131636806...

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