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Increase access to food

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Description: Increase access to food by targeting food prices for the poorest households
Is implemented in: Human development


Effects of this policy intervention on components

Component: Human development

Effect : Increases food security, thereby reducing child underweight. This in turn reduces child mortality as lower levels of child underweight result in a lower incidence of diarrhoea and pneumonia and a lower case fatality of malaria, diarrhoea, pneumonia and protein energy deficiency