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Tom Arnold: book on nutrition

A new book entitled “The Road to Good Nutrition,” featuring a chapter from Concern Worldwide’s former CEO Tom Arnold, was launched last week at the 20th International Congress of Nutrition.

Tom Arnold Concern CEO and Mary Robinson launching the Global Hunger Index Report at the Inaugural Hunger Lecture, Belfast. Photo: November 2012.

About the book

The publication tackles the wide-ranging issues relating to nutrition from stunting to food insecurity and hidden hunger. It brings together the thinking of many world experts on this subject. Each of them addresses the question of how to improve the nutritional status of the world's population as a whole.

Tom’s perspective

In the book, Tom explains the key role that advocacy has to play in good nutrition. He outlines the importance of the SUN movement in bringing about progress in reducing early childhood undernutrition. Tom concludes, stating that “real progress can be made over the next decade if we deliver on what we know is possible.”

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