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  • Diet


Zinc forms the catalytic centre of >100 enzymes and is a key element for human health. Zinc is one of the most abundant elements in the human body and has a key role in growth, development and immunity. Inadequate zinc intakes put children at risk of stunting, morbidity and mortality from infections and non-communicable diseases, as well as less completed schooling and a higher risk of living in poverty as adults – making zinc a key nutrient for Global Health.



OpeN-Global, 2029