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A growing problem, child malnutrition costs Philippines US$7billion in a year

Child malnutrition cost the Philippines US$7 billion or nearly 3 percent of its GDP in one year in terms of education spending and lost productivity, while hunger-related stunting is on the rise among children, a global aid agency said on Tuesday.
Source: Asia Pacific

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