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Preventing chilhood stunting: Why and how?

Alejandro Herrin

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Abstract: This Policy Note analyzes the factors contributing to child stunting in the country and finds that mothers' nutrition and health status during pregnancy remain crucial aspects that can influence birth outcomes.

Keywords: Philippines; health service delivery; childhood stunting; child care; maternal care; nutrition agenda; child nutrition; conditional cash transfer program; expenditures; government. (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2017-09
Note: Institutional Papers
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