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Global Hunger Index (Short Version)

The Challenge of Hidden Hunger

The 2014 Global Hunger Index (GHI) report—the ninth in an annual series—presents a multidimensional measure of national, regional, and global hunger. It shows that the world has made progress in reducing hunger since 1990, but still has far to go. This year’s…

Also known as micronutrient deficiency, hidden hunger affects more than an estimated 2 billion people globally. The repercussions of these vitamin and mineral deficiencies are both serious and long-lasting. Where hidden hunger has taken root, it not only prevents people from surviving and thriving as productive members of society, it also holds countries back in a cycle of poor nutrition, poor health, lost productivity, persistent poverty, and reduced economic growth.

Global Hunger Index (Short Version)
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Language

English

Year of publication

2014

Size/Length

60

Purpose

Welthungerhilfe Information

Topics

Hunger and nutrition security

Continents and countries

Africa Asia Europe Latin America & Caribbean