Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
A very serious yet under-recognized threat to economic, social and human progress in Africa could be abated if governments, agroenterprise, and consumers can unite to build the consensus and necessary funding to address the problem. That was one conclusion of “Mycotoxins: Triple Threat to African Development,” a day-long event that drew leading experts in food security from USAID, USDA, FDA, the World Bank, academia and the private sector.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.