Presentation on theme: " 5 ToT trainings to reach all nutrition SAM projects Phased trainings: Train Nutrition Officers who train IYCF counselors (CHV/CHW etc). 30 th April,1."— Presentation transcript:
5 ToT trainings to reach all nutrition SAM projects Phased trainings: Train Nutrition Officers who train IYCF counselors (CHV/CHW etc). 30 th April,1 st and 2 nd May participants: MoH,Concern, AFOD, SCI, Checdag, MACDA, Johanniter, ACF-USA,IRC,IMC and Plan International. 6 th, 7 th and 8 th May: training IYCF counselors from these partners First training : criteria of participating partners: Intervention areas. PoC Priority, IDPs, RRM partners, convergence of people
promote breastfeeding and overcome problems that may discourage breastfeeding Why: breast feeding is unequalled way of infant feeding. Forms unique biological and emotional basis for the health of mother and child. When child is introduced to formula/other foods, they suckle less thus less breast milk production. Demand = supply Babies struggle to digest formula. Not perfect food for baby, hurts the gut. Easy for HIV virus to pass through gut than for EBF baby.
Code prohibits violations in terms of: Advertisement of BMS Commercial promotion in health facility Company contact with mothers Donation of product to health facility include teats and bottles Free samples Gift to mothers Gift to health workers Inadequate labeling Promotion in shops and sponsorship.
infant formula follow-on formula baby foods gruels teas and juices bottles teats/nipples
Inappropriate donations of milk products Maaike Arts, UNICEF Pakistan Pakistan 2005 Maaike Arts, UNICEF Pakistan IFE PAK 1/15 Lebanon, 2006 Ali Maclaine, Nutrition Consultant, Lebanon