Utilizing Remote Sensing at a Subsistence Farming Level to Explore Child Undernutrition in the Context of Climate Change

  • Raissa Sorgho
  • Franke Jonas
  • Seraphin Simboro
  • Sandra Barteit
  • Rainer Sauerborn
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation book series (ASTI)

Abstract

Malnutrition remains a leading cause of death in children in low- and middle-income countries. Chronic malnutrition concerns globally approximately 159 million children under the age of five.

Keywords

Remote sensing technology Agriculture Western Africa Malnutrition Climate change Children 

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Copyright information

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Raissa Sorgho
    • 1
  • Franke Jonas
    • 2
  • Seraphin Simboro
    • 3
  • Sandra Barteit
    • 1
  • Rainer Sauerborn
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Public HealthHeidelberg UniversityHeidelbergGermany
  2. 2.Remote Sensing Solutions GmbH (RSS)BaierbrunnGermany
  3. 3.Centre de Recherche En Sante de NounaNounaBurkina Faso

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