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Child Malnutrition and Mortality Fall by Half in Brazil

Between 1996 and 2006, malnutrition among Brazilian children below the age of 5 dropped ...

Unicef Donates to Stop Deaths of Brazilian Indian Kids

The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) announced the donation of US$ 100 thousand for ...

Only End of Land Disputes Will Solve Indian Problems in Brazil

A new pediatric unit, with 20 beds, was inaugurated earlier this month at the ...

Cultural Shock and Suicide Plague Brazilian Indians

José Giacomo Baccarin, secretary of Food and Nutritional Security of the Brazil’s Ministry of ...

Church to Help Brazil Fight Malnutrition Among Indians

Workers from the Catholic Church’s Children’s Pastoral Commission, in Brazil, will reinforce the efforts ...

Indian Kids Dying of Malnutrition in Brazil

Brazil’s National Health Foundation (Funasa) presented a partial tally of the emergency actions taken ...

Brazil Teaches Guatemala Zero Hunger

Half of Guatemala’s children, nearly 2 million of them, suffer from chronic malnutrition. This ...

Brazil Wants to Know Why 242 Indians Committed Suicide

José Giacomo Baccarin, secretary of Food and Nutritional Security of Brazil’s Ministry of Social ...

Law Not Enough to Solve Brazil Kids’ Plight

The United Nations Committee on Children’s Rights says that Brazil has made progress in ...