The Cost of Hunger in Africa: Social and Economic Impact of Child Undernutrition on Ghana’s Long-Term Development - SUMMARY REPORT
02 October 2016
This report assists member states in establishing the social and economic impact of undernutrition on children and by extension national development. The study sought to estimate in a given year the additional cases of morbidity, mortality, school repetition, drop-out rates, and reduced physical capacity that could be associated with a person’s undernutrition status before age 5. This is the summary report.