The numbers are clear: today, just over 800 million people will go to bed hungry, while two billion are suffering from hidden hunger (receiving enough calories to survive, but not enough micronutrients to thrive). At the same time, nearly 40% of the global population is over-nourished, leading to overweight, obesity and a variety of non-communicable diseases, such as type-2 diabetes.
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Globally, one in four children under the age of five are stunted, meaning they are significantly smaller than expected for their age due to malnutrition. We cannot fix this problem overnight. However, I have never traveled anywhere, where I did not see parents passionate about seeing their children thrive.