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Searching with a thematic focus on Causes and consequences of malnutrition, Nutrition, Political economy of undernutrition, Nutrition specific interventions, Children and young people, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health, Health in India

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    Gender Differences in Adolescent Nutrition: evidence from two Indian districts

    Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia, 2017
    India is going through a silent crisis as millions of adolescents and adults, both male and female, across the country and over generations face the burden of undernutrition. India’s score in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) computed by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) was 28.5 in 2016. While this has improved from 36 in 2008, it still falls in the “serious” category.