N. Kwikiriza's research while affiliated with Kampala International University (KIU) and other places

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Children’s diets can have major implications for a wide range of diseases and their development outcomes. In Africa, micronutrient deficiency remains a major challenge and affects the health and development of vulnerable populations, especially children. A major effort to combat micronutrient deficiency has targeted biofortification of staple foods...
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Malnutrition, particularly vitamin A deficiency, is a major public health problem in many developing countries. This study investigated whether priming or self-generation of goals, or whether attention to instrumental or experiential goals together with use of a reminder condition or not, promotes dietary behaviour intentions and change. A set of 5...

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... The positive and highly significant results of the effect of exposure to nutrition awareness on OFSP utilization are robust across the various estimation methods and point to the crucial role played by awareness creation interventions in enhancing OFSP utilization. These results are also consistent with others on demand side interventions aimed at enhancing OFSP adoption (Adekambi et al., 2020) and consumption (Just et al., 2022). ...
... We identified three studies that discussed the consumption of biofortified crops in formal settings (Table 5). These included a study from Nigeria [18], a study from Brazil [19], and a global survey of school lunch programs in 85 countries [20]. A study on the consumption of biofortified crops in formal settings was related to school meal programs. ...