African countries need multi-sectoral approaches to tackle food insecurity.
If children are not given the nutrition they need, there are long-term effects on their health.
Children have made many sacrifices because of the country’s COVID-19 response, including social isolation, lack of education opportunities and reduced access to nutrition programmes.
Intergenerational poverty affected children's health in the 18th and 19th centuries -- we must be aware of the risks today.
Despite the poverty rate falling, 30.8% of children are still undernourished.
We found that current indicators underestimate nearly 6 million children suffering from malnutrition.