Farm to Family (and, Hopefully, Health and Wealth)


When you think about efforts to improve global health, your mind is likely to turn to medical interventions: vaccines, health worker training, supplies, health infrastructure improvements and the like. But ensuring the health and well-being for low-income and vulnerable communities throughout the world often requires much more.

... Another partner, the McGill Centre for the Convergence of Health and Economics, has been brought on to evaluate the VeggieLite initiative from its launch, assessing a series of health and economic indicators to determine the efficacy of the model in improving outcomes for its consumers.

Read full article: Next Billion, May 15, 2014