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2017

Provision of Integrated Emergency Lifesaving Nutrition intervention for drought affected under five boys, girls and caregivers In Elbarde district, Bakool region. Somalia

Somalie

Titre : Provision of Integrated Emergency Lifesaving Nutrition intervention for drought affected under five boys, girls and caregivers In Elbarde district, Bakool region. Somalia

Pays /Région : Somalie

Code projet : SOM-17/3485/SA1/Nut/INGO/4674

Durée : 28/02/2017 // 28/08/2017

Présentation
The proposed project aims at providing integrated Nutrition treatment and prevention services for drought affected under five boys, girls and caregivers in Elbarde District in Bakool region for a period of 6 months. It will contribute to reduction of nutrition related morbidity and mortality rates to below emergency threshold through Scale up of therapeutic feeding support for treatment of severe acute malnutrition cases through admission to Outpatient Therapeutic Programmes (OTP), establishing referral linkages to stabilization centers supported by ACF in Elbarde town whereas moderately malnourished under five children identified through community screening by community health workers will be referred to Targeted Supplementary Feeding Programm (TSFP) implemented by other partners in the same district. Besides Nutrition treatment services the project will offer Infant and Young Child Feedign (IYCF) promotion through group and individual counselling sessions, mother to mother support groups and use of traditional birth attendants (TBAs) to sensitize pregnant and lactating mothers on IYCF. Moreover, ACF will provide integrated health, hygiene and nutrition promotion at both community and site level. ACF will also work with community health workers to support community nutrition activities such as routine and continuous screening, active case finding, health hygiene and Nutrition promotion and follow up of program beneficiaries

Bénéficiaires
The target population for this project is specifically the drought affected under five boys and girls (1335 Boys and 1282 Girls and 3017 caretakers )in 11 Villages in Elbarde district. The project beneficiaries also include female and male caretakers of severe acutely malnourished boys and girls under 5 (female caretakers represent 90%) ; boys and girls at the household level (malnourished children under-5 represents about)

Porteur du projet : Action Contre la Faim

Financement : Nations Unies

Contribution : 151,596.05

United Nations Development Group

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