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Session 68:
Vulnerable minorities

Tuesday, September 29
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Fès 2B
Imouzzer

Chair: Sarah E. Staveteig, University of California, Berkeley
Discussant: Junia Quiroga, Ministry of Social Development and the Fight Against Hunger

  1. Understanding women’s nutritional status in urban India: a comparative study of slum versus non slum dwellersKaushlendra Kumar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); R. K. Sinha, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  2. Food security and basic human needs in BrazilPaulo Mitchell, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE); Lavinia Pessanha, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE); Israel Souza, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE)

  3. The health of children in Argentina. A high-priority right? Analysis of the progress of commitments contracted by the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)María Marta Santillán Pizarro, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba - Universidad Católica de Córdoba; Ines Harrington, Universidad Catolica de Cordoba

  4. The right to education and fair working conditions of natives and foreigners in Latin America. The case of Argentina and ParaguayVictor E Torres, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET); Marcos Andrada, CONICET- UNLAR

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