Rwanda in bid to end malnutrition and stunting


Amid difficulties and setbacks attributable to civil wars, poverty and the underlying prolonged drought. Rwanda eyes ending malnutrition, stunting and infant mortality through public-private partnership with Africa Improved Foods, Royal DSM, FMO Dutch development bank, IFC, World Food Programme, the World Bank Group and more. A report on Rwanda by WFP shows that stunting in five year olds dropped to 36.7 per cent in 2015, from 43 per cent in 2012.

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