La malnutrición, un problema de salud global, y el derecho a una alimentación adecuada

  1. Hernández García, Teresa
  2. Rodríguez Zapata, Manuel
  3. Giménez Pardo, Consuelo
Journal:
RIECS: Revista de Investigación y Educación en Ciencias de la Salud

ISSN: 2530-2787

Year of publication: 2017

Volume: 2

Issue: 1

Pages: 3-11

Type: Article

DOI: 10.37536/RIECS.2017.2.1.29 DIALNET GOOGLE SCHOLAR lock_opene_Buah editor

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Sustainable development goals

Abstract

In this paper the authors analyze from different perspectives the problem of malnutrition in the world, by excess and by defect, as a global health problem facing humanity. The terminology is clarified to refer to this problem, a review is done on the synthetic indexes that contribute give a global figure on hunger, the clinical aspects derived from lack and excess of nutrients are valued and the Sustainable Development Objective (ODS) number 2 in the context of the commitment on its compliance with the UN General Assembly agreements, in line with the new Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development.