South-to-South mentoring: stepping up salt iodization to improve health in Africa

Often a little mentoring can go a very long way. For three years, the Micronutrient Initiative (MI) has been facilitating the cross-sharing of program experiences between salt processors in Africa to help build and sustain salt iodization in countries where efforts have stalled. The results of these knowledge-exchanges are turning out to be very promising. In
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Sparking the Next Revolution in Child Survival: NGO and Mining Sector Unite to End Child Deaths from Diarrhoea

This op-ed by MI President Venkatesh Mannar and Senior Vice President at Teck Resources Doug Horswill was published in the Huffington Post on June 18, 2012. A few weeks ago we travelled together to Senegal in West Africa – the Senior Vice President of a Canadian resource company and the President of an international development organization – to visit
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