MOBILE BASED INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR NUTRITION DRIVEN AGRICULTURE TO COMBAT HIDDEN HUNGER IN AFRICA
The project explores how information systems can be used to address the problem of hidden hunger in rural African communities. Hidden Hunger occurs when there is enough energy consumption by individuals but insufficient consumption of essential nutrients, resulting in health problems, micronutrient deficiencies, overweight and obesity.
This project is aimed to address the first three United Nations Sustainable Development Goals:
HIDDEN HUNGER ACROSS LIFE CYCLE
Most people who suffer from Hidden Hunger habitually eat large amonuts of high calary staple foods with low micronutrients and eat less amounts of food with high micronutrients. This is one of the major reason for Hidden Hunger.
COMBATING HIDDEN HUNGER
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