A disease that claims the lives of two children under five a minute worldwide has hit drought-stricken Kenya hard, its spread driven by malnutrition.
Mali’s most fertile region is also its most malnourished. But that is changing
The substance is critical in pregnancy and in the development of children; a lack of it has dire consequences.
Poor handling practices as well as storage, cooking equipment and fridges - and rats - increase the risk of food poisoning.
Malnutrition contributes to almost half of all child deaths globally but receives 1% of foreign aid.