Homepage  Homepage     Search on site  Search on site     To write the letter  To write the letter     Site map  Site map
Agro Perspectiva
We are on: 
   

Photoblog

 


Home > News

WHO: 3.7 million lives could be saved by 2025 if nutrition actions supported

05.09.2019 13:11 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) If governments boost their focus on healthier eating, 3.7 million deaths could be prevented by the year 2025, UN Radio says referring to the World Health Organizations (WHO) latest report Essential Nutrition Actions: mainstreaming nutrition throughout the life course. It is to be admitted, stresses the role of primary health care as the foundation of universal health coverage and contains latest guidelines on improving nutrition. In meanwhile, while commenting on the report, Dr. Naoko Yamamoto, WHO Assistant Director-General at WHO said in order to achieve coverage for all, «nutrition should be positioned as one of the cornerstones of essential health packages». As to the report, in addition to helping countries achieve health care for all, stepping up nutrition actions could help boost economies, «with every US$1 spent by donors on basic nutrition programmes, returning US$16 to the local economy». Meanwhile obesity levels continue to rise, jumping from 4.8 to 5.9 percent, for children between 1990 and 2018; an increase of nine million. When adults are accounted for, 13 per cent of the worlds population are considered obese, with numbers rising in nearly every country and region.Health issues stemming from poor nourishment have seen improvements in some respects, with a global decline in stunting, for example, between 1990 and 2018 from 39.2 to 21.9 per cent, among children under-five. It is to be admitted, this year Sept 23, alongside the Secretary General Climate Action Summit, a high-level meeting is set to take place on the topic of Universal Health Coverage (UHC). In the lead-up to the General Assembly high-level week, WHO and partners will publish the latest version of the Global Monitoring Report on UHC, following global leaders 2015 pledge to achieving health for all by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Development Goals.

Agro Perspectiva

< World biggest biogas plant starts full-capacity working within Ukraine All news for
05.09.2019
Ukrainian Sept 3 grains export 8.9 million tons >

02.06.2020  
12:15 Ukraine ready to discuss expansion of range of food export to Japan Economy minister
11:11 MHP SE. Unaudited Financial Results for the First Quarter ended 31 March 2020
29.05.2020  
15:00 Brazil. Sugar production is estimated at 39,5 MT in 2020/2021
27.05.2020  
20:20 Govt backs separation of ecology ministry from Energy and Environmental Protection Ministry
26.05.2020  
10:22 EBRD provides EUR3 million loan to Ukrainian cereal producer
22.05.2020  
18:25 Forecast for Ukraine's GDP fall by 4.8% in 2020 maintained Economy minister
21.05.2020  
18:14 New Zealand. Apple production expected to reach a record level of 593,000 metric tons
17:40 Ukrzaliznytsia sees UAH 7 bln of loss in Q1 2020
17:38 EBRD provides 60 million USD for Fozzy Group expansion
19.05.2020  
09:50 Ukraine's GDP 1.5% down in Q1, 2020 statistics
18.05.2020  
15:50 Global rice area is forecast to rise in 2020/2021
13.05.2020  
10:53 Record Corn, Wheat, and Rice Crops Build Stocks in 2020/21 - USDA
09:10 Ukraine GDP will contract by 4.5 per cent in 2020
12.05.2020  
10:30 Kazakhstan. Wheat production is expected to recover in MY 2020/21 to 13.5 MMT
07.05.2020  
16:50 Bunge reported first quarter 2020 results: Q1 GAAP EPS of $(1.46) vs. $0.26 in the prior year
15:40 Global food commodity prices drop further in April
05.05.2020  
20:10 AGCO. Net sales dropped by 3.4% in the first quarter
18:18 Export Forecasts Lowered for Beef & Chicken in 2020
17:35 Deficit of national budget totals UAH 23.5 bln in Jan-April Finance ministry
17:10 EU sugar production in MY 2020/2021 is forecast to increase to 17.7 million MT
16:30 AGCO Appoints Wolfgang Kirsch to its Board of Directors
10:30 CNH Industrial announces a progressive resumption of manufacturing operations
04.05.2020  
17:25 COVID-19: Using economic stimulus to reduce the long-term hunger impact
15:45 Cabinet approves criteria allowing food markets to resume their operation
15:25 Deficit of Ukraine's consolidated balance of payment totals $1.8 bln in March
02.05.2020  
14:05 BASF Groups sales in the first quarter of 2020 increased to 16.8 billion
30.04.2020  
11:35 Kazakhstan: First and Second Stage 2020 Meat TRQs for Kazakhstan
10:05 BASF Group withdraws outlook for 2020 business year
28.04.2020  
18:50 Netherlands: Impact of COVID 19 on the Dutch Potato Industry
24.04.2020  
21:45 Ukraine's economy ministry revises downwards grain forecast for 2020 to 60 mln tonnes due to lack of moisture, pandemic
21:15 Economy ministry plans to restrict export of Ukrainian corn to 29.3 mln tonnes, UGA opposes this decision
09:33 EBRD launches Vital Infrastructure Support Programme
09:31 EBRD targets coronavirus financing of EUR21 billion through 2021
22.04.2020  
18:20 Assessing El Niños impact on fisheries and aquaculture around the world
17:25 FAO urges at G20 meeting protection of food supply chains amid COVID-19 threat
17:20 Australia. Wheat production is forecast at 23 MMT in MY 2020/21
17:15 Global Report on Food Crises reveals scope of food crises as COVID-19 poses new risks to vulnerable countries
16.04.2020  
13:55 Some 60% of Ukrainians not support land sale law, 46% against cooperation with IMF social survey
13:05 IMF to help Ukraine, several issues left to approve EFF IMF official
14.04.2020  
17:10 Romania Suspends Grain and Oilseed Exports to Non-EU Markets
13.04.2020  
18:35 Rada updates 2020 national budget due to COVID-19 spread, deficit raised from 2.1% to 7.5% of GDP
14:15 Chicken Meat. The forecast for global chicken meat production is revised 2 percent lower to 100.5 million tons
10.04.2020  
17:00 COVID-19 Upends Global Protein Markets
10:35 Record Global Supplies for Wheat and Rice
09.04.2020  
12:21 The Russian Government decided to impose a quota limiting exports of certain grains in the amount of 7MMT
07.04.2020  
12:21 India is heading for a fourth consecutive record wheat harvest
06.04.2020  
21:15 Finance ministry hopes to receive up to $5 bln from IMF to national budget
03.04.2020  
15:30 China: Update to the Export Process for US Pork and Pork Products
15:05 National budget receipts target met by 90% in March
02.04.2020  
16:00 World food prices drop in March

Also available: 

Agrarian Week in digital



READ ON-LINE




NewsNews - News - News - News - News - News
BriefWeekly Reports - Free article
SubscriptionTariff - News&Reports
AdvertisingMagazine - Site
ConferencesForum AGRO-2013 - DAIRY WORLD-2008 - FERTILIZERS-2010
Statistics
For our clientsAgroNewsDaily - Ukrainian Grain&Oilseed Market - Fertilizers - Milk Monthly - Milk Weekly
About usAbout project - Contact
2002 -2020 © Agrarika, ltd.
tel.: +38 (044) 486-9171, 486-8119
fax: +38 (044) 486-8830, 494-4889
e-mail: info@agroperspectiva.com