Close to 5 billion people in the world live on less than US$1,500 per year.

One in every five people in the developing world is chronically undernourished: 777 million individuals.

Anaemia affects 2 billion people globally. 52 per cent are pregnant, 39 per cent are children under five.

Fifty-five percent of the 12 million child deaths each year are related to malnutrition.

Nearly 30 per cent of the world’s population suffers from some form of malnutrition.