Sian Fitzgerald

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OBJECTIVES To review the impact of agriculture interventions on nutritional status in participating households, and to analyse the characteristics of interventions that improved nutrition outcomes. DESIGN We identified and reviewed reports describing 30 agriculture interventions that measured impact on nutritional status. The interventions reviewed(More)
This review examined existing evidence to investigate the link between tobacco and poverty in Vietnam, to assess the impact of tobacco control policies on employment related to tobacco consumption and to identify information gaps that require further research for the purposes of advocating stronger tobacco control policies. A Medline, PubMed and Google(More)
OBJECTIVE This paper discusses some of the inherent methodological limitations of gathering data via direct observation using local parks as a case study. METHODS Direct observation was carried out in five parks on seven non-consecutive days in 1998 and on matched days in 1999. Information recorded for each person included the time of park entry and exit,(More)
OBJECTIVES This study sought to increase government, civil society and media attention to the tobacco-poverty connection in Bangladesh, particularly as it relates to bidi-dependent livelihoods. DATA SOURCES This study consisted of a literature review that examined the socioeconomic impacts of tobacco farming, the working conditions of tobacco workers and(More)
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