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Ensuring food and nutrition security in rural Nigeria: An Assessment of the Challenges, Information Needs, and Analytical Capacity

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Malnutrition is widespread in Nigeria, especially in rural areas. Nigerians are vulnerable to chronic food shortages, erratic supply, poor quality food, and fluctuating food prices.  The huge investment in ensuring food and nutrition security for Nigerians has had limited success, and therefore, there is a need to review and learn from past interventions. This brief provides a glimpse at rural food and nutrition security in Nigeria and highlights gaps in existing knowledge and capacity to analyze Nigeria?s food and nutrition security situation.

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2010
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English
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