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Figure 11

From: Improving community development by linking agriculture, nutrition and education: design of a randomised trial of “home-grown” school feeding in Mali

Figure 11

Programme theory of impact on nutrition. The nutritional impact is mediated by the extent of food substitution effects within the household, and the use of the energy intake by the child and her siblings. The reduction in malnutrition via diet diversification and the absorption of micronutrients in the body can have direct effects on cognition. Better nourished children may learn better while in class and outside class.

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