Conference on ‘ Food and nutrition security in Africa : new challenges and opportunities for sustainability ’ Evidence of nutrition transition in Southern Africa

@inproceedings{Nnyepi2015ConferenceO,
  title={Conference on ‘ Food and nutrition security in Africa : new challenges and opportunities for sustainability ’ Evidence of nutrition transition in Southern Africa},
  author={Maria S. Nnyepi and Namo Gwisai and Malebogo Lekgoa and Tumelo Seru},
  year={2015}
}
Nutrition transition is characterised by shift to highly refined diets high in fat, salt and caloric sweeteners and low in fibre in rapidly growing economies. Dietary shifts occur almost concurrently with demographic and epidemiologic shifts, urbanisation and industrialisation and together contribute to increased prevalence of nutrition related (NR)-non… CONTINUE READING