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Two thirds of the under-five deaths in the African Region are due to preventable causes. Sub-Saharan Africa has one of the highest prevalence of low birth weight ranging from 7-42%. Exclusive breastfeeding rate is low and complementary foods are inadequate and inappropriate.. The lack of food and the poor dietary habits coupled with the lack of access to clean water, poor sanitary conditions have long lasting health consequences on families and children’s development. Our Stories>>