Esther Ngumbi

Dr. Esther Ngumbi is a 2007 recipient for the highly competitive American Association of University Women (AAUW) International Fellowship. She has been featured in the AAUW celebrating 125 years of fellowships and grants views and on the cover of AAUW's highly acclaimed national research report: "Why So Few? Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics". …

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U.S. global nutrition plan should bring nutrition back to Earth

Poor nutrition harms the health of more than one-half of the people on the planet. Two billion suffer from malnutrition.  It drives poverty that entrenches inequality across generations, and is the underlying cause of 45 percent of child deaths worldwide. Another 1.9 billion people suffer from over-nutrition by virtue of eating too much of the wrong stuff—calories that overwhelm …

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