The key element DIETARY NEEDS refer to the fact that consumption of fish can play a unique role in providing healthy nutrients to reduce the burden of disease. Also, cognitive development and growth can be improved by increasing fish consumption in the first 1000 days of life. This key element covers actions to optimise consumption of aquatic food as part of a healthy diet. Relevant SDGs related to this element are SDG 2, 3, 4, 5, 14, 16.  Relevant recommendations from the Committee on World Food Security are CFS 4A.1, 4A.2, 4A.6, 4G. More links are required, especially for topics where no links are present yet. Please send input to



Challenge: Low consumption of aquatic food
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