Prioritizing countries and crops for H+ LAC. Salomón Pérez S. Carolina González Washington DC, October 18th-19th, 2012. Crops released in AgroSalud. Crops released in AgroSalud. What was done in AgroSalud?. DALYs:
Salomón Pérez S.
Washington DC, October 18th-19th, 2012
Iron and zinc for Nicaragua, Honduras, México, Colombia and northeast Brazil.
Vitamin A. Colombia, Honduras, México, Haiti and Nicaragua
El Salvador: Maize QPM “Acceptance of maize QPM cultivars: Platino, Oro blanco and Protemás in El Salvador” Published in Agricultura Técnica in México. Sample size: 133.
Nicaragua: Potential acceptance of quality protein maize (Nutrader, NutrintaAmarillo and Mazorca de Oro by farmerfamilies in Northern Nicaragua. Published in Agronomia Mesoamericana. Samplesize 142.
Cuba: Acceptance analysis of black bean cultivar with higher iron content Cubana 23 in Cuba. Has been suspended. Sample size 100.
Bolivia.Acceptanceanalysis of rice cultivarswithhighercontent of iron and zinc, Azucena y Saavedra 27 in Bolivia. Samplesize 195.
1. National production (per capita)
Production and consumption: FAO (2009).
Iron deficiency: Worldwide prevalence of anaemia 1993-2005. WHO
Zinc deficiency: Assessment of the Risk of Zinc Deficiency in Populations and Options for Its Control. IZING.
Vitamin A: Global prevalence of vitamin A deficiency in populations at risk 1995–2005. WHO. 2005.
Income and Poverty: World Bank
-Diagnostic per selected countries to identify diffusion strategies (main actors, geographic zones, target populating)
-Baseline construction for at least two countries where biofortifed cultivars are close to be released (Nicaragua-Bolivia).
-Adoption analysis for bean cultivar ICTA PETEN in Guatemala
- Panama –Beans: Base Line
-Consumer and producer acceptance analysis for different crops recently released in two different countries