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Food and Nutrition Bulletin

Volume 12, Number 2, June 1990


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Published by the United Nations University, Tokyo, Japan.

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Institution building in nutrition

Editorial: Sustainability, capacity, and institutions
Infrastructure and institution building for nutrition
Institution building for nutrition

Public health nutrition

Alleviation of nutritional deficiency diseases in refugees
The probability approach to nutrient requirements

Nutritional methodologies

The use and availability of anthropometry software
The use of focus groups in developing prenatal health education materials
The tallstick: A tool for community-based assessment of nutritional stunting

Food science

Formulation and evaluation of home-made weaning mixes based on local foods

INFOODS reports

INFOODS: Recent progress and developments
The establishment of AFROFOODS
The contribution of EUROFOODS to the improvement and dissemination
Establishing MENAFOODS

IFPRI report

Irrigation technology and commercialization of rice in the Gambia

Book reviews and notices

News and notes

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