One-Third Of World’s Children Under 5 Undernourished Or Overweight, UNICEF Report Says

Al Jazeera: One in three young children undernourished or overweight: UNICEF
“A third of the world’s nearly 700 million under five year olds are undernourished or overweight and face lifelong health problems as a consequence, according to a grim United Nations assessment of childhood nutrition released on Tuesday. ‘If children eat poorly, they live poorly,’ said UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore, as she unveiled the Fund’s first State of the World’s Children report since 1999 to focus on food and nutrition…” (10/15).