MSF Recommends Dairy, Egg-Based Food Rations

Medicins Sans Frontieres urged international donors to provide USD4.8 billion worth of food aid that is based on dairy products and eggs instead of cereals. “Currently, food programs targeted at moderately malnourished children are mainly cereal-based and lack many of the nutrients young children need,” MSF’s International Council President Christophe Fournier. (“Aid group urges switch to dairy, egg-based food aid” - Thomson Reuters, Oct. 6, 2008)

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