Improving nutrition for women and children in Netrakona district

Long-term Response
Bangladesh
Implementing Partner: World Renew Bangladesh and Participatory Action for Rural Innovation
Lead Member: World Renew
People Served: 23,000
Budget: $582,000
Timeline: 2017 - 2020

World Renew is supporting World Renew Bangladesh and Participatory Action for Rural Innovation with a three-year nutrition project in Durgapur sub-district of Netrakona district.

This project is a follow-up to a previous nutrition project in the area. It continues to provide nutrition education for pregnant women and mothers, promote breastfeeding until the age of six months, and introduce complementary feeding and antenatal care.

A new component focuses on the challenges of adolescent pregnancies and the undernourishment of young women.

The project will benefit 23,000 women and children, with a total budget of $582,000.

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