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Food and Nutrition Bulletin

Volume 8, Number 1, March 1986

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Published by the United Nations University, Tokyo, Japan.

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The Food and Nutrition incorporates and continues the PAG Bulletin of the former Protein-Calorie Advisory Group of the United Nations System and is published quarterly by the United Nations University in collaboration with the United Nations ACC Sub-committee on Nutrition. The views expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the United Nations University or the UN ACC Sub-committee on Nutrition.

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Food and nutrition policy

The impact of agricultural and food supply policies on nutrition and health status
A society in transition: developmental and seasonal influences on the nutrition of Maasai women and children
Seasonality in health and nutrition on a Guatemalan coffee plantation
Nutritional and health consequences of seasonal fluctuations in household food availability
Pêche et énergie au Sénégal

Nutrition and health

Maternal malnutrition, outcome of pregnancy, and a simple tool to identify women at risk

Food science

Protein enrichment of pineapple waste for animal feeds
Bioconversion of vegetable, animal, and industrial wastes by means of Fungi mycelia in an artificial rumen

News and notes

UNU sub-programme on food, nutrition, and poverty

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