Roger Thurow on the global burden of malnutrition - Part 2

The Boma

Apr 6 2023 • 14 mins

In the second of our episodes featuring writer Roger Thurow, we hear about what inspired his most recent book, 'The First 1000 Days'. What exactly is this crucial period of life - and what is its impact on the rest of a child's life?

Malnutrition is a terrible burden to bear, but as Thurow warns, it ultimately affects us all.

Further reading and listening:

Script written by David Aronson

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