Topic(s): Maternal nutrition
Audience: Program designers and implementers
Programs: Interpersonal communication, Social and behavior change, Strategic use of data
The brief describes missed opportunities in India’s Maternal Newborn and Child Health (MNCH) programs and presents options to bridge the maternal nutrition gap in India. The brief is a useful tool to drive high level policy advocacy for integrating and prioritizing maternal nutrition into the health delivery platform (antenatal (ANC) services), building on the positive results of such integration in Bangladesh .