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Food and Nutrition Bulletin

Volume 1, Number 3, May 1979

Table of contents

Published by the United Nations University, Tokyo, Japan.

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The Food and Nutrition Bulletin incorporates and continues the former PAG Bulletin of the Protein-Calorie Advisory Group of the United Nations system and is published quarterly by the World Hunger Programme of the United Nations University in collaboration with the United Nations ACC Sub-Committee on Nutrition.

All correspondence, suggestions, comments, news, and notes, should be addressed to the Senior Programme Officer, World Hunger Programme, the United Nations University, 29th floor, Toho Seimei Building, 15-1 Shibuya 2-chome, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150, Japan. All material may be freely reproduced providing acknowledgement is given and a copy of the publication containing the reproduction is sent to the Bulletin.


Dr. Nevin S. Scrimshaw: Senior Adviser
Dr. Maria A. Tagle: Senior Programme Officer
Mrs. Audrey Yuse: Secretary

Field Staff (Part-time)
Dr. Fred T. Sai: Inter-Regional Co-ordinator-Africa, West Asia, and Europe
Dr. Guillermo Arroyeve: Inter-Regional Co-ordinator-North and South America
Dr. William Rand: Research Co-ordinator

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ISSN 0379-5721
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Food and nutrition policy

Nutrition-planning methodologies: A comparative review of types and applications
Unexpected benefit from a dairy project
Consultative group on maternal and young child nutrition

Post-harvest food conservation

Post-harvest food conservation symposium - Rio de Janeiro
The role of post-harvest conservation of foods in achieving nutritional goals
Symposium on post-harvest technology and world hunger Kyoto, Japan
Utilization of post-harvest residues
Post-harvest losses: extent of the problem

UNU - WHP guidelines

Guidelines for preparing food-grade groundnut (peanut) flour

News notes

International course in food science and nutrition
Nutrition planning information service
Award to dr. Ramesh Bijlani

UNU world hunger programme

Purpose, Goals, and Functions
Associated Institutions
The Advisory Committee

From the charter of the united nations university

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