Impacting lives through nutrition science since day one

Since we began operations in 1986, as a task force to combat xerophthalmia and reduce child death rates, we have touched millions of lives among the most vulnerable populations in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), enabling them to step out of malnutrition, poor health, and poverty.



Scientific papers published


Countries reached with scientific publications

Reproductive health


Young girls reached through adolescent nutrition advances

50 million+

Pregnant and lactating women and children under 5 impacted by micronutrient powders

Egg Hub

3x more income

For smallholder farmers through the pilot Egg Hub

7x more eggs

Per village due to greater affordability and access through the Egg Hub

The Sight and Life impact: 10 stories

  • Partnering with Nobel Peace Prize-winning World Food Programme (WFP) to help it transition from a “food aid” to a “nutritious food”
  • Pioneering the use of micronutrient powder, which is now endorsed by WHO, reaching 16 million babies every year
  • Making the latest nutrition science and knowledge available in visually appealing, digestible, easy-to-read formats
  • Improving the bioavailability of nutrients in plant-based diets in low- and middle-income countries
  • Advancing new frontiers by tackling heavy menstrual bleeding and its impact on iron deficiency and anemia in adolescent girls
  • Sight and Life tests cutting-edge technologies in Africa to stop mold growth in staple food
  • Bringing Swiss science, technology, and innovation to the Global South
  • Playing a key role in getting Multiple Micronutrient Supplements (MMS) on the WHO Essential Medicine List
  • Nurturing the next generation of entrepreneurs and nutrition leaders in emerging economies
  • Egg Hub: A scalable and replicable model to enable local farmers, make protein nutrition affordable
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    What we do

    Discover the principles and work that shape our impact.

    Why tackle malnutrition?

    Understand how malnutrition affects our collective future.

    Our projects

    Explore our pioneering work to improve global nutrition.

    Global footprint

    Deep dive into critical projects by country and project.