(DATA Source: CNNS 2016 – 21, NFHS 4 2015 -16, SRS 2016)
Studies show that 37% of children who experience hunger involve in violence.
Economic cost of micronutrient malnutrition can cost up to 2.5% of GDP.
2 out of 5 children. Every 2nd woman. Every 2nd adolescent girl.
Our population operates at just 6.5 years of peak productivity compared with 20 in China.
Malnourished women cannot contribute their growth and their family’s growth furthering the divide of gender discrimination.
Stunting early in life is linked between 22% to 45% reduction in lifetime earning. Increased medical costs cause further poverty—UNICEF.