UNITED NATIONS - ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE ON COORDINATION - SUBCOMMITTEE ON NUTRITION (ACC/SCN)

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

FOREWORD

Chapter 1: Overview

Highlights
Introduction
Concepts and Indicators
Overview of Trends in Malnutrition

Chapter 2: Regional Trends in Nutrition

Sub-Saharan Africa
Near East and North Africa
South Asia
South East Asia
China
Middle America and Caribbean
South America

Chapter 3: Micronutrients

Vitamin A Deficiency
Iron Deficiency
Iodine Deficiency Disorders
Deficiencies in Vitamin C, Thiamine and Niacin

Chapter 4: Women’s Nutritional Status

Chapter 5: Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases

Chapter 6: Projections of Malnutrition in Children

Chapter 7: Technical Notes

Background papers prepared for ACC/SCN used in the Second Report on the World Nutrition Situation

References