Cambodia has enjoyed positive economic growth over the last 2 decades. And yet, 40 percent of children under five remain stunted today—a rift between prosperity and nutrition that is often observed in other settings. As one of 43 countries with a child stunting rate over 30 percent, Cambodia is nonetheless a net food exporter and has achieved GDP growth of around 7 percent per annum since 2002. This report gives a brief assessment of the causes of malnutrition in Cambodia, and proposes both country-based and global solutions.
Results UK, June 2014