HC Deb 25 October 1960 vol 627 c246W
64. Mr. Dugdale

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what action it is proposed to take in order to reduce the amount of malnutrition among children under five years of age in the Ndola Municipality.

Mr. Iain Macleod

The Health services of the Federal Government provide clinics for child welfare including the combating of malnutrition. The prevention of malnutrition is, of course, largely a problem of education, and in this field the Northern Rhodesia Government are supplementing the efforts of the Federal services.

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