Climate-and nutrition-smart orange-fleshed sweetpotato, Ethiopia. Food biofortification for health. Project profile.

In addition to providing a valuable source of energy, orange-fleshed sweetpotato is rich in vitamin A. It is an ideal staple to grow in densely populated and drought-prone countries, like Ethiopia. This project aims to improve food security and nutrition among smallholders and the urban poor through a package of interventions that improve both supply of and demand for this valuable food source.

Citation: International Potato Center. 2019. Climate-and nutrition-smart orange-fleshed sweetpotato, Ethiopia. Food biofortification for health. Project profile. Lima (Peru). International Potato Center. 2p.
2019-02-14
BIOFORTIFICATION, CLIMATE-SMART AGRICULTURE, PROJECT PROFILES, PROJECTS, SWEET POTATOES
BIOFORTIFICATION, CLIMATE CHANGE, NUTRITION, SWEETPOTATO AGRI-FOOD SYSTEMS, SWEETPOTATOES
AFRICA, Eastern Africa
ETHIOPIA

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