Journal article

India's 2.42 Million Frontline Health Workers Enable Restoration of Health and Nutrition Service Delivery After Early COVID-19 Lockdowns

07 Jun 21
Topic(s): Research
Location: India
Language(s): English
Audience: Program designers and implementers
Organization: Alive & Thrive

Research investigated the status of disruptions due to COVID-19 pandemic to maternal and child nutrition service delivery, revealing that services were disrupted during lockdown and restored thereafter. Rapid policy guidance and local adaptations by a strong cadre of frontline workers likely enabled service resumption, but gaps remain and more research is needed.