How to raise the world's IQ, taken with a grain of salt

Polio and malaria get a lot of attention when we talk about global health interventions, but iodine deficiency, one of the biggest global health challenges, is often left out of the conversation. If eliminated it would be hailed among the greatest public health achievements in history, so what's the hold up?

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  • Molly Anders

    Molly Anders is a former U.K. correspondent for Devex. Based in London, she reports on development finance trends with a focus on British and European institutions. She is especially interested in evidence-based development and women’s economic empowerment, as well as innovative financing for the protection of migrants and refugees. Molly is a former Fulbright Scholar and studied Arabic in Syria, Jordan, Egypt and Morocco.

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