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Adesina calls for immediate action over deepening crisis of global malnutrition

The President’s charge aligns with the AfDB’s High 5 development priorities, in particular with the fifth goal to improve the quality of life for the people of Africa

African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) President Akinwumi Adesina has called for urgent action from stakeholders over the deepening crisis of global malnutrition. Adesina made the call as he joined key nutrition actors, private-sector representatives, policy-makers and thought leaders at the 2017 World Food Prize-Borlaug Dialogue Symposium (http://APO.af/EXgmf3) in Des Moines, Iowa,…

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Urban diets and nutrition: trends, challenges, and opportunities for policy action

African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina will receive the World Food Prize

On the eve of the Laureate Award Ceremony where African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) President Akinwumi Adesina will receive the World Food Prize, the Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition (www.GloPan.org) will be launching a new brief: Urban diets and nutrition: trends, challenges, and opportunities for policy action.…