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$250,000 World Food Prize awarded to nutrition expert of Indian descent
short by Pragya Swastik / on Tuesday, 11 May, 2021
Shakuntala Haraksingh Thilsted, a global nutrition expert of Indian descent, was named the recipient of the $250,000 World Food Prize. The 71-year-old, who grew up in Trinidad and later became a citizen of Denmark, pioneered innovative ways of raising fish rich in micronutrients and fatty acids. She also found ways to incorporate them into diets in developing countries.
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