Almost 50 percent of children in Bangladesh under the age of 5 are considered to be underweight. Bhola and the Barisal region is the most vulnerable area. In the Starved for Attention film, “Terrifying Normalcy,” Ron Haviv captures the resignation with which Bhola’s malnourished mothers and children accept a chronically meager food supply.
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