Natacha AGBAHOUNGBA , Benin
Our mission is to combat malnutrition, silent diseases (diabetes, high blood pressure…) and dermatological problems by using products derived from plants with high nutritional and therapeutic potential.
Benin is located in the western part of Africa with a population of 10.3 million. The demographic growth of the country is of 2.6% with a high rate of child mortality (64.2%). Ignorance about the usage of natural plants to have a balanced diets prevent them to incorporate plants in their daily diets. Malnutrition is then a critical cycle from mothers to babies ; and this is the reason why we are participating in this challenge