VIDEO: Conquering malnutrition with education

A World Vision workshop in Zambia has trained 40 women to go into households around their community and show parents how to prepare nutritious foods for their children. Today malnutrition is virtually non-existent in places where it used to be a major issue.

Published September 3, 2013 at 06:30am PDT

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