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3 July 2014 - 10:10amNirmala had lost all hope for her 13 month old son Popat. He was dying. “It’s hard to see your child wasting away in front of your eyes,” the mother of five said. Popat was suffering from severe acute malnutrition. Tharparkar, a rural district of Sindh province in south-east Pakistan,...
9 May 2014 - 1:38pmA severe drought and limited access to health services has led to a nutrition crisis in the Tharparkar region of south-east Pakistan. This year alone, more than 200 people including many children have died due to malnutrition-related causes in the region. An estimated 44 per cent of children under five are...