World Food Prize awards efforts in reducing stunted growth in children by 10m

USA - The 2018 World Food Prize has been awarded two individuals for their “individual but complementary” efforts of global leadership in elevating maternal and child undernutrition within the food security and development dialogue. According to NutritionInsight, the combined efforts of Dr. Lawrence Haddad and Dr. David Nabarro resulted in reducing the world’s number of…

EFSA gives recommendations on risks posed by pesticides in infant food and drinks

EUROPE - The European Food Safety Authority, the agency of the European Union that provides independent scientific advice and communicates on existing and emerging risks associated with the food chain, has made recommendations to further protect young infants from potential risks posed by pesticide residues in food. According to the agency, the proposals are part…