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Strategies for community nutrition education in the Caribbean

B. A. Okwesa

Strategies for community nutrition education in the Caribbean

a review of past experience, current issues, and lessons learned

by B. A. Okwesa

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Published by Caribbean Food and Nutrition Institute, Pan American Health Organization, Pan American Sanitary Bureau, Regional Office of the World Health Organization in Kingston, Jamaica, [S.l.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area.
    • Subjects:
    • Nutrition -- Study and teaching -- Caribbean Area.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby B.A. Okwesa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTX364 .O37 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 leaves ;
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2603578M
      LC Control Number85162091

        The practices highlighted in this document demonstrate ways to increase the availability of healthy foods and beverages by using public health strategies that focus on small stores. Improving Retail Access for Fruits and Vegetables Cdc-pdf [PDFKB] Food can be sold at a variety of retail venues in a community. Nutrition Education: Linking Research, Theory, And Practice Gives Students The Nuts And Bolts Of Designing And Providing Nutrition Education. This Text Focuses On Theory And Incorporates State-Of-The-Art Research Findings. Nutrition Education Is Divided Into Three Parts. Part 1 Discusses The Foundations Of Nutrition by:

      education expenditure (%) as a percentage of GDP worldwide. Only two developed countries – New Zealand & Sweden – ranked higher than Jamaica in this regard. As a percentage of the National budget, Jamaica ranks below Caribbean countries such File Size: KB. EN Health information on nutrition from WHO. 19 August – The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World is an important measure of global progress towards the Sustainable Development Goal of Zero Hunger. It gives an updated estimate of the number of hungry people in the world, including regional and national breakdowns, and the latest data on child stunting .

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