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Kids at risk

A group of children posing for a photo in the Kalibaru slum in North Jakarta. About one in three children ages 5 and under in Indonesia is stunted, meaning they are shorter than the standard height for their age. Stunting is caused by nutritional deficiencies in a child's diet. In some provinces of Indonesia the stunting rate is over 50 percent.