Targeting urban malnutrition
AbstractThis article examines the degree to which child malnutrition, infectious disease, and mortality, as well as poverty, overcrowding, substandard housing, and lack of access to basic services, tend to concentrate in particularly disadvantaged neighborhoods in developing country cities. Findings are presented for seven cities in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in its series FCND discussion papers with number 94.
Date of creation: 2000
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FCND ; Malnutrition Developing countries. ; Mortality. ; Urban poor. ;
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