Seeking an end to malnutrition

With millions suffering from malnutrition in both the developed and developing world, how can people be supported to adopt nutrient rich diets that are well-adapted to their local conditions and culture?

“To tackle malnutrition, research should focus on the following areas: research on the biofortification of staple crops for hard-to-reach smallholder farmers; research on biofortification of local crops that are an important part of the diet of both rural and urban populations; and research on barriers to adoption of biofortified staples.”

Dr. Amit Roy, president and CEO, International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC).

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