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dc.contributor.authorFogelman, Arianna
dc.date.accessioned2017-07-03T18:54:46Z
dc.date.available2017-07-03T18:54:46Z
dc.date.copyright2009
dc.date.issued2009-12
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/2144/22719
dc.descriptionThis repository item contains a single issue of Issues in Brief, a series of policy briefs that began publishing in 2008 by the Boston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future. This paper is part of the Africa 2060 Project, a Pardee Center program of research, publications and symposia exploring African futures in various aspects related to development on continental and regional scales. For more information, visit www.bu.edu/pardee/research/
dc.description.abstractThis policy brief discusses the causes and consequences of over-nutrition in sub-Saharan Africa, highlighting rural/urban connections, notions of personhood, and dietary conservatism as important factors in understanding and addressing the growing epidemic. This paper is part of the Africa 2060 Project, a Pardee Center program of research, publications and symposia exploring African futures in various aspects related to development on continental and regional scales.
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.publisherBoston University Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future
dc.relation.ispartofseriesIssues in Brief;11
dc.rightsCopyright 2009 Boston University. Permission to copy without fee all or part of this material is granted provided that: 1. The copies are not made or distributed for direct commercial advantage; 2. the report title, author, document number, and release date appear, and notice is given that copying is by permission of BOSTON UNIVERSITY TRUSTEES. To copy otherwise, or to republish, requires a fee and / or special permission.
dc.subjectSub-Saharan Africa
dc.subjectAfrica 2060
dc.subjectOver-nutrition
dc.subjectMalnutrition
dc.subjectFood policy
dc.subjectObesity
dc.titleThe changing shape of malnutrition: obesity in sub-Saharan Africa
dc.typeOther
dc.rights.holderBoston University Trustees
dc.identifier.issue11


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