Karen Levy is the director of global innovation at Evidence Action. She oversees Evidence Action Beta, the department responsible for testing and building a viable path to scale for promising evidence-based interventions. She established Innovations for Poverty Action’s country office in Kenya and was the country director there from 2006 to 2010.

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Seasonal hunger, deprivation are under the radar

In agricultural regions of developing countries, it’s known as the lean season — that dangerous period between planting and harvesting when job opportunities are scarce and income levels plummet. Food stocks dwindle and poor families regularly …

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