Research says micronutrients such as vitamins and minerals which are required in small amounts, are essential for the health, development, disease prevention and overall well-being of children and adults. However, they cannot be produced in the body and have to be a diet..
Rice fortification: Surefire way to improve micronutrient intake
Global market set to surpass USD$25,000 Mn
Fortification of rice is taking center stage across the world, and there is good reason for it. In 2017 the Bangladesh Ministry of Women and Children Affairs collaborated with the UN World Food Programme (WFP) to implement a large scale food initiative for women living in poverty.
Millions worldwide sleep on an empty stomach every night. Undernourishment and malnutrition are the top two issues affecting and threatening global health. Surprisingly, micro-nutrient deficiencies are not restricted to the poor.