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How early nutrition can make the difference in a child’s life

The nutrition support Joyce Mihinzo received was crucial for her baby Tamari’s healthy growth. Photo: WFP/Alice Maro

Staring into her big brown eyes and admiring her healthy-looking skin, one cannot tell that Tamari Jummanne Medaa, now aged 2, was born premature.

In the early stages of her third pregnancy, Tamari’s mother, Joyce Mihinzo was enrolled in the Boresha Lishe nutrition project…