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Kundhavi Kadiresan

The author is Assistant Director-General and Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization

Are you malnourished?

Published On: October 16, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Kundhavi Kadiresan

What we eat defines how well-nourished or malnourished we are. It’s simply not how much we eat that’s causing the malnourishment, it’s more to do with what we’re eating

Thought for forests

Published On: June 19, 2019 01:00 AM NPT By: Kundhavi Kadiresan

By 2050, what if we can’t see the forests or the trees? At present rate of exploitation of our forests in Asia and the Pacific, we run that risk

Yes, we can

Published On: April 21, 2018 02:00 AM NPT By: Kundhavi Kadiresan

In a little more than 12 years from now, there should be no more people in this world suffering from hunger and under nutrition

Removing hunger

Published On: September 11, 2017 12:30 AM NPT By: Kundhavi Kadiresan

The many uses of biotechnology are helping to feed Asia-Pacific, the world’s hungriest region.

Towards zero hunger

Published On: December 6, 2016 11:12 PM NPT By: Kundhavi Kadiresan

While we must eliminate hunger we must also strive to build a society that is healthy and well-nourished