Integrating maternal nutrition interventions into maternal, neonatal, and child health programs in Bangladesh

15 Oct 17
Topic(s): Maternal Nutrition, Research
Location: Bangladesh
Language(s): English
Programs: Community mobilization, Interpersonal communication, Social and behavior change, Strategic use of data
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This information card gives an overview of the results of the implementation of a social behavior change program on maternal nutrition in Bangladesh. The intervention, with partner BRAC, included home-based counseling, coaching, and demonstrations on dietary diversity, and food quantity, provision of iron-folic acid and calcium tablets, maternal weight gain tracking, and community mobilization (videos and husbands forums).