Health and Nutrition

OUR OBJECTIVE

To ensure equitable access to priority health and nutrition services for all deprived children.


OUR WORK

Promoting healthy practices in families and mobilizing community about child survival issues, through awareness raising campaigns. Facilitating mothers from vulnerable communities’ access to effective antenatal care, in order to reduce the risk of complications and infant mortality

Raising capacities of health professionals on how to promote health practices and provide effective health services to vulnerable groups of the society, as well as capacity building of community through community based training

Improving the infrastructure of health facilities, in order to create access to quality health services for all newborns, young children and women.

Building effective linkages between local health facilities and communities – ensuring outreach and community visits from health workers, as well as networking with child protection services and civil society organizations in the health field as well as INGOs/inter-governmental institutions, to conduct local and national advocacy and bring issues for change to national agenda.

Promoting the incorporation of children voices and youth in health related to advocacy work and campaigns.

Building partnerships, improving coordination and strengthening cooperation with the Ministry of Health and central and local level health institutions.

 

What We Do