23 mai 2006

Nutrition centre- Dans un centre nutritionnel

Malnutrition is an acute problem in Ituri. Especially in the territory of Djugu, where most fighting between militia took place. Insecurity indeed is one of the main cause of malnutrition. Militia (and now military too) rob all people's crops, or burn their properties, force them to flee, prevent them from cultivating their land. Malnutrition is also caused by lack of education - women don't provide food that is varied enough and with too little proteine. (cassava, the stapple food, is very poor proteine-wise). Poverty is also a... [Lire la suite]
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