Film

Meet Marie Diouf, the woman championing iodised salt in Senegal
Arts, Culture and Sport article comment count is: 0

Arts, Culture and Sport Meet Marie Diouf, the woman championing iodised salt in Senegal

According to a report published by UNICEF and the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition, nearly 19 million babies born annually are at risk of permanent yet preventable brain damage and reduced cognitive function due to the lack of iodine in the earliest years of life. A Senegalese woman is working to change those odds in her country.