Engaging medical associations to support optimal infant and young child feeding: Lessons learned from Alive & Thrive
Strategic and well-coordinated advocacy is essential to improve nutrition at scale. Recent efforts in countries throughout Southeast Asia have generated regional momentum and resulted in stronger nutrition policies and programs.
Implementation manual for BRAC’s community-based Alive & Thrive infant and young child feeding program in Bangladesh
Describes four core interventions (home visits, antenatal/postnatal care, health forums, and community mobilization) and the human resources, training, supervision, incentives, and monitoring to support them. Includes tools and monitoring forms.
The Communication Framework and Plan is a component of the National IYCF Strategy and its goal is to contribute to the reduction of undernutrition and death caused by sub-optimal infant and young child feeding practices.