Masava

Inspiring Research Innovation: Year in Review 2015 - 2016

Inspiring Research Innovation: Year in Review 2015 - 2016
More than half a million children under the age of five have died in Tanzania in the past decade as a result of inadequate nutrition, but a research project with Waterloo roots is increasing access to an important nutrient and potentially saving lives.

Masava - Project Profile

Masava - Project Profile
The purpose of the Masava project is to address Vitamin A deficiency in rural Tanzania by enabling private sector small and medium enterprise (SME) sunflower oil processors to fortify unrefined sunflower oil with Vitamin A. The project is focused on in two regions in Northern Tanzania that have high levels of Vitamin A deficiency and will target the most vulnerable populations; lactating women and children under 5 years old.

Masava Infographic

Masava Infographic
Leveraging the private sector to go the last mile to combat vitamin A deficiency - Masava's Approach.

Masava News Update - May 2016

Masava News Update - May 2016
Monthly project progress update and next steps.