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Fighting Vitamin A Deficiency With a New Kind of Sweet Potato, Radio, and People Power

Co-author: Sheila Huggins-Rao Sometimes a small change can make a big difference. Across sub-Saharan Africa, a new kind of sweet potato is helping families guard against vitamin A deficiency. Radio is helping to spread the word. And it doesn't stop there. The woman you see pictured here is Mwanaedi, a farmer from the village of Mwasonga in Tanzania. While she looks to be having an ordinary phone conversation, the circumstances of the call are actually quite extraordinary.
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