The country has shown consistent improvement over the years in terms of the GHI brought out by Concern Worldwide and Welthungerhilfe, Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution, Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti said.
New Delhi: India ranked 94 among 107 nations in the Global Hunger Index 2020 and was in the ‘serious’ hunger category with experts blaming poor implementation processes, lack of effective monitoring, siloed approach in tackling malnutrition and poor performance by large states behind the low ranking. Last year, India’s rank was 102 out of 117 […]
New Delhi: India has slipped to 102 positions in the Global Hunger Index 2019 of 117 countries, slipping from its 2018 rank of 95 and behind its neighbours Nepal, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Seventeen countries, including Belarus, Ukraine, Turkey, Cuba and Kuwait, shared the top rank with GHI scores of less than five, the website of […]
New Delhi: The BJP on Saturday accused the Congress of “misleading” people on the 2017 Global Hunger Index (GHI), saying that India’s position had rather improved. Rejecting the opposition claims that India had dropped 45 points compared with its earlier rank, Bharatiya Janata Party Spokesperson G.V.L. Narasimha Rao said the first two and a half years […]