Saiqa Siraj | The Daily Star
  • Saiqa Siraj

  • Delivering a lifesaving micronutrient to children in Bangladesh

    Vitamin A deficiency is a public health concern all around the world, affecting children under five in more than half of all countries. In South Asia, which has one-fifth of the world’s population, 44-50% of pre-school children are affected by severe vitamin A deficiency (VAD).
  • Combatting the coming malnutrition crisis

    COVID-19 has profoundly impacted all countries, with even the most prosperous nations overwhelmed by the pandemic. For low- and middle-income countries, the consequences are even more severe.