Calories

The calorie is a unit of energy defined as the amount of heat needed to raise a quantity of water by one degree of temperature. For historical reasons, two main definitions of calorie are in wide use. The small calorie or gram calorie (usually denoted cal) is the amount of heat energy needed to raise the temperature of one gram of water by one degree Celsius (or one kelvin). The large calorie, food calorie, or kilocalorie (Cal, calorie or kcal), most widely used in nutrition, is the amount of heat needed to cause the same increase in one kilogram of …

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World Bank Group · 1 June 2024 English

Zambia needs to increase productivity and accelerate economic transformation to achieve sustained and inclusive growth. Zambia's debt resolution and ongoing reforms are expected to support macroeconomic stability and reignite private-sector …

as supply is unable to meet demand, available calories per capita contracted from 1996 to 2015. National dimensions over time (FAO, 2009). Producing enough calories is not enough. Despite producing a maize trade


WHO: World Health Organization · 1 June 2024 English

cakes, biscuits, sweets and chocolate, reducing calories where possible.29 After extensive engagement


World Bank Group · 29 May 2024 English

This report provides an assessment of the current state of poverty and inequality in Lebanon. It documents the impact of a protracted economic crisis on households, that is well into …

the cost of attaining a daily intake of 2,400 calories. A non-food allowance was added by referencing


World Bank Group · 28 May 2024 English

The global agrifood system has been largely overlooked in the fight against climate change. Yet, greenhouse gas emissions from the agrifood system are so big that they alone could cause …

Rice supplies around 20  percent of the world’s calories (Fukagawa and Ziska 2019), but the warm, waterlogged


World Bank Group · 28 May 2024 English

Sierra Leone is one of the poorest countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, with a gross national income per capita of US$510 in 2022. The country ranked near the bottom of all …

local diet patterns that pro- vides sufficient calories (defined as 2,700 for Sierra Leone). The total


World Bank Group · 28 May 2024 English

Zambia needs to increase productivity and accelerate economic transformation to achieve sustained and inclusive growth. Zambia’s debt resolution and ongoing reforms are expected to support macroeconomic stability and reignite private-sector …

as supply is unable to meet demand, available calories per capita contracted from 1996 to 2015. National dimensions over time (FAO, 2009). Producing enough calories is not enough. Despite producing a maize trade


World Bank Group · 22 May 2024 English

This report provides an assessment of the current state of poverty and inequality in Lebanon. It documents the impact of a protracted economic crisis on households, that is well into …

the cost of attaining a daily intake of 2,400 calories. A non-food allowance was added by referencing


JDC: Joint Data Center on Forced Displacement · 13 May 2024 English

49 1 P A R T I Host Community Impact and Refugee Opportunities in the East and Horn of Africa and the Great Lakes By Jedediah Fix, Senior Economist, Regional …

vegetable and fish), they eat more food (measured in calories and monetary terms), and they are less food insecure of food grown are dense in nutrients but not in calories. • Most of the “Kalobeyei effect” can be attributed


The Food Foundation · 13 May 2024

• A local food partnership of civil society The Portfolio of the team working on food has developed organisations has driven work within the city in in response to the …

band, the total investment reduction of about 385 calories a person a week. amounts to £187,388 per year per day across age groups from scenario C (44.1 calories) and the estimated economic benefits from this


Bicycle Network · 13 May 2024 English

The emergence of e-bikes has rapidly expanded the appeal of two-wheeled transport, tapping into new segments of the population and helping them over hills and home with groceries. [...] We …

your legs put low-carbon transport, and burning calories E-bikes can come in all out. They typically through found that e-bikes have the bicycles, due to the calories that go capability to reduce car CO2 emissions


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