Journal article

Apr 01 2017

Social franchising and a nationwide mass media campaign increased the prevalence of adequate complementary feeding in Viet Nam: a cluster-randomized program evaluation (Rawat R., 2017. Journal of Nutrition)

Alive & Thrive (A&T) applied principles of social franchising within the government health system in Viet Nam to improve the quality of interpersonal counseling (IPC) for complementary feeding (CF).

Guide

Feb 01 2015

Franchise monitoring manual: Alive & Thrive Viet Nam

Describes the system for monitoring the social franchises (MTBT) providing nutrition counseling services in Viet Nam and includes the monitoring forms and report templates.

Guide

Jan 06 2015

Toolkit: Infant and young child feeding counseling services: A social franchise model

Social franchises in the health sector typically operate by franchising a specific package of services through private health facilities that are already offering a wide range of both curative and preventive services.

Journal article

Dec 01 2014

Guide

Nov 06 2014

Guidelines for conducting counseling sessions on infant and young child feeding at Mat Troi Be Tho franchises

Helps counselors in Viet Nam conduct individual counseling and facilitate group discussions on feeding practices.

Guide

Nov 06 2014

Certification, recertification, and de-franchising of MTBT social franchises

The document describes the process and principles for certification, recertification, and de-franchising and includes the scorecard used to assess whether a facility meets the certification criteria for infrastructure, human resources, materials, and compliance with regulations on marketing of br

 
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