Analog forestry as an opportunity for a healthier nutrition of the inhabitants of a rural village in Costa Rica (2014)

Author: Jana Brauer
Location: Londres de Quepos, Costa Rica

Globalization and increased dependence on imported trade goods (cereals, fats, sugar) negatively influence the dietary habits of people in Costa Rica and threatens traditional farming practices. In her thesis, Jana Brauer aims to answer the following question:

“ How could the use of Analog Forestry design diversify the diets of the inhabitants of the rural village Londres, Costa Rica, and thus improve their nutrition towards an affordable healthy diet rich in vitamins and minerals?”