Finalists at the 2016 Micronutrient Forum

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Jessica Ayensu

Nut-dieters

Healthy snacks for adolescents in Ghana using insect protein

 

 

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Siran He

Jeevan Churri

Bangles that can combat anemia and malaria as a wedding gift for Indian brides

 

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Philip James

Next generation supplement

Targeting infant epigenetics using a novel micro nutrient supplement

 

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Sabri Bromage

LANDS

An effective, student-centered network for dietary surveys in Mongolia

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Lini Sholihah

Microhpon

Household aquaponics for food and nutrition security in Indonesia

 

 

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Bella Girovich

Pressure sensor mat

Rapid measurement of infant weight, length & body

 

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Shantanu Pathak

 CareNx Innovations

Rapid point-of-care screening of micro nutrient deficiencies at less than 10% of the cost of traditional screening, India

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Muzi Na

Empower grandparents

Empowering grandparents in rural China, giving smart messages through mobile phones

 

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Anna Pichler

Happy Water

Bringing clean and nutritious water to people, one cup at a time

 

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Nicholas Myers

Paper Analytical Devices

A low-cost, rapid lab-on-paper to measure iodine levels in salt and urine

 

Jury members

 

The 2016 finalists had the opportunity to closely interact with and receive feedback from experts

 Dr. Rajan Sankar   Program Director- Nutrition   TATA Trusts   

Dr. Rajan Sankar

Program Director- Nutrition
TATA Trusts
 

 Martin Short   Chief Executive Officer    The Power of Nutrition

Martin Short

Chief Executive Officer
The Power of Nutrition

 Katharine Kreis   Director, Strategic Initiatives; Lead Nutrition Innovation   PATH

Katharine Kreis

Director, Strategic Initiatives; Lead Nutrition Innovation
PATH

 Parul Christian   Senior Program Officer, Women's Nutrition   Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Parul Christian

Senior Program Officer, Women's Nutrition
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

 Dr. Klaus Kraemer   Managing Director   Sight and Life foundation   

Dr. Klaus Kraemer

Managing Director
Sight and Life foundation
 

 Dr. Rickey Yada,    Dean   University of British Columbia

Dr. Rickey Yada, 

Dean
University of British Columbia


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