Resources And Tools


Online SET4food Decision Support System (DSS)

Posted by: Jacopo Barbieri

Modified date: 06/14/2018

Online SET4food Decision Support System (DSS)


Relevant sector: Nutrition, Food Security, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)

Resource type: Interactive Tool, Document

Resource use: Strategic Planning, Training & Capacity building

Language of the document: English, French, Spanish


Jacopo Barbieri, Emanuela Colombo, Fabrizio Leonforte, Fabio Riva


COOPI-Cooperazione internazionale, Politecnico di Milano


The Decision Support System (DSS) is available on The DSS is an online software that can help to identify appropriate energy technologies for food utilization, given a certain context of displacement. The DSS includes five modules: 1) food cooking; 2) food preservation; 3) power generation; 4) water pumping; 5) water treatment. The DSS is provided with a user handbook.

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