Fighting with hunger, malnutrition is need of the hour
Japan had 6-in-10 children undernourished in 1900. It reached very low levels by 2000. China achieved massive drops in malnutrition in the last 20 years, while other developing countries - like India, Ethiopia and the Philippines - have cut rates dramatically. But persistent pockets remain.
Read more in India's newspaper of record The Economic Times View: Fighting with hunger, malnutrition is need of the hour.