2015 Food policy

Committee on the Rights of the Child, Recommendation for Mexico par. 47 (c), (d) and (e) (2015)

Text of the recommendation

47. The Committee notes the measures taken by the State party to reduce child and maternal mortality. However, it is concerned that: (c)Child chronic malnutrition is persistent, especially among indigenous and rural children; (d) Exclusive breastfeeding is decreasing; (e) The number of children who are overweight or obese is increasing.


Committee on the Rights of the Child, Concluding observations on the combined fourth and fifth periodic reports of Mexico, Par. 47 (c)(d)(e). Available at: https://tbinternet.ohchr.org/_layouts/15/treatybodyexternal/Download.aspx?symbolno=CRC%2fC%2fMEX%2fCO%2f4-5&Lang=en