Agriculture to Nutrition (ATONU) - Exploring Poultry-WASH-Nutrition Pathways in Ethiopia through Multiple Methodologies

  • There has been conflicting evidence about the role of poultry in child growth
  • While some evidence shows positive associations between poultry ownership and growth, others show negative consequences of having chickens corralled in houses and the presence of animal feces (Headey & Hirvonen, 2016; Headey et al., 2017)
  • We are investigating the relationships between poultry and WASH practices and child nutrition and health outcomes using both quantitative and qualitative methods