Ep. 690: India’s Hunger and Nutrition challenge

The recently released Global Hunger Index sparked discussion on the methodology used to arrive at the figures. What exactly is this index? What are the larger challenges India faces in tackling hunger? Apurva Kumar and Suman Joshi try to unpack some aspects of this issue.

Read Apurva’s Newsletter here: https://gentleleviathan.substack.com/p/dispatch-51-the-specter-of-south

Suggested Readings:

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/has-hunger-increased-in-india-101634579740013.html

https://www.globalhungerindex.org/download/all.html