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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (1): 60–73.
Published: 01 March 2017
... arrested on suspicion of plotting a coup against the government. SPRING 2017 73 Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 Venezuela crime poverty nutrition protests ...
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Published: 01 March 2013
Since war broke out in 2008 on Mindanao, a renewed national and local effort has focused on upgrading facilities and providing accessible health services to pregnant women and mothers as well as measuring and evaluating babies—a first step in monitoring nutrition. Since war broke out in 2008 on More
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 50–61.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Since war broke out in 2008 on Mindanao, a renewed national and local effort has focused on upgrading facilities and providing accessible health services to pregnant women and mothers as well as measuring and evaluating babies—a first step in monitoring nutrition. Since war broke out in 2008 on...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 16–17.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... sedentary lifestyle supported by maids and private drivers. The faces an ongoing battle with poor nutrition. Large food portions population’s positive view of large body sizes also contributes to a also raise the typical amount of calories consumed per meal. widespread lack of awareness of obesity...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 83–87.
Published: 01 June 2018
... “Leave our food as natural as possible!” started as a Nazi slogan. Werner Kollath, the physician who came up with it in 1942, was an expert on vitamins and diseases linked to nutritional deficiencies as well as a member of the Nazi Party. As dean of the medical school at the University of Rostock in...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 81–89.
Published: 01 June 2014
... about the quality of education remain unanswered. MANY OF THESE INFORMAL DAY CARE CENTERS STRUGGLE WITH SEVERE CONGESTION, LIMITED VENTILATION, UNSANITARY AND UNSAFE ENVIRONMENTS, POOR NUTRITION, AND A LACK OF STIMULATION AND PLAY. Equally unresolved is the question of what happens to children...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 47–53.
Published: 01 September 2015
... few cedi. These children can often be seen in the market during school hours, indicating the significance of the twice-weekly market to society, family, and individual survival. Valuable life lessons in sales, business, and management, not to mention nutrition and agriculture, are clear byproducts...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 19–24.
Published: 01 September 2015
... excitement and diversity, I think its something that is inevitably going to change. I think the market will drive toward that. And do we eat too much meat? I’m not a health nutrition specialist at all, but I think if you have a diet primarily based on plants and you are able to make these plants taste as...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 43–50.
Published: 01 June 2003
... “miracle” golden rice, was far from the sure prevention its promot­ whose nutritional properties had been gross­ ers said it would be. It will take years of ex­ ly oversold by the biotech companies; the perimental breeding before this prototype row over the U.S. corn that had reportedly leads to plants...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 9–15.
Published: 01 September 2015
... richness, the sensory, nutritional, medicinal impacts, and therefore sanitary, cultural, and economic importance. So many people have discovered this small Eden, as chefs, farmers, consumers, all generations, marvel at this previously unknown beauty. Creating an agro-ecology microfarm inspired by...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 51–57.
Published: 01 March 2014
... felt most acutely? Are there more problematic areas of gender inequality that we should be focusing on? SLAUGHTER: I still think overall that woman are much less likely to be educated than men. Without that, you really can’t go anywhere. Their health is worse, their nutrition is worse, there are...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 45–50.
Published: 01 December 2002
... sanitation, projects there are some highly successful examples in centered on nutrition, housing, agriculture, which health was used explicitly as an in­ and other public works. The extra- or quasi- strument of foreign policy. Their scale and governmental form was chosen explicitly to creativity...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 29–37.
Published: 01 December 2005
... global chess game, to lower infant mortality, better nutrition these countries conjured images of famine, (including an 85 percent increase in daily overpopulation, military dictatorship, and caloric intake), improved sanitation, im­ general chaos. At the time, the prospect of munizations, and...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 18–27.
Published: 01 June 2015
....’” The Iñupiat people consider the Arctic Ocean as their garden and depend on it for nutritional, cultural, and spiritual sustenance. It is well known that the Chukchi Sea where President Obama is poised to send Shell to drill for oil during summer 2015 is one of the richest and most complex marine...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... monthly food, is currently at over 78,000 bolivares (or $12,284). The minimum wage is just under 7,500 bolivares ($1,181). Venezuelan homes need over 10 minimum wages to be able to afford the baseline nutritional intake. It doesn’t matter though. Venezuelans can spend several weeks trying to find milk and...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 101–110.
Published: 01 March 2012
..., adequate nutrition, and universal education. And it all too often leaves the world’s wealthiest and most militarily powerful nation, the United States, playing a much smaller role in meeting the internationalist challenges of our times. Three billion of the world’s seven billion people now live on less...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 70–80.
Published: 01 December 2011
... far more harm than good. But if done correctly, land reform can result in improved child mortality and nutrition figures, protection for women and girls against sexual violence, and increased investment in the local economy and infrastructure. When individuals and communities feel confident that...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 62–72.
Published: 01 September 2011
... peanut-based, high-calorie paste created especially for famine victims. She has stabilized nutritionally. But her other afflictions will be slower to heal. Hadiya, now seven, is psychologically scarred, says Rajia Sharhan, a Yemeni pediatrician and nutrition officer with UNICEF Yemen. While she...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 51–66.
Published: 01 September 2004
..., nutrition, and health of children. mary and secondary education, health care, Thus, a virtuous circle of rapid growth and and other basic social services. Education improving living standards can be created and health are examples of what economists by means of what the Nobel laureate call...