144/1008 - Cracking the egg potential to reduce child stunting and improve rural livelihoods

Organized by: Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (UK)
Sunday 15 October 11.00 - 13.00 h. Room 4

Introduction

Chairs

Dr. Chessa Lutter

Visiting Research Professor. School of Public Health. University of Maryland. USA


Dr. Saul Morris

Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF). United Kingdom.


The Lulun Project:  results from a randomized controlled trial using eggs to improve linear growth among young children in Ecuador

Speaker

Dr. Lora Iannotti

Washington University. USA.


Biologic pathways through which eggs may improve child growth and development

Speaker

Dr. Christine Stewart

University of California at Davis. USA.


Community poultry cooperatives to improve egg production, dietary diversity and livelihoods

Speaker

Dr. Sarah Dumas

Cornell University. USA.


Social marketing as a means to build community engagement in nutrition-sensitive and nutrition-specific interventions

Speaker

Carlos Andres Gallegos

Washington University. Ecuador.


One Acre Fund: Nutrition solutions for smallholder farmers in East Africa

Speaker

Andrew Youn

One Acre Fund. United Kingdom.


Summary

Speaker

Dr. Saul Morris

Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF). United Kingdom.