Our updated country briefs describe Alive & Thrive’s approach and results in Bangladesh and Ethiopia from 2009 to 2014. The briefs include recently released findings showing that Alive & Thrive’s large scale behavior change programs resulted in rapid improvements in infant and young child feeding practices. View the updated briefs now:
Bangladesh approach and results (2009-2014)
Ethiopia approach and results (2009-2014)
We recently shared these results with partners, donors, and other stakeholders during dissemination workshops in each country. View recent news coverage of our event in Bangladesh:
Following the success of our comprehensive infant young child feeding program, Alive & Thrive has transitioned to a new phase of activities in Bangladesh. We are now focused on improving maternal nutrition–a critical part of the 1,000 day window of opportunity to positively shape a child’s future. We have started collaborating with BRAC and other partners in four districts to integrate maternal nutrition interventions into maternal, neonatal, and child health (MNCH) programs. Read our two-page brief to learn more:
How are findings from Alive & Thrive’s first five years shaping our current approach in Ethiopia? Read a blog post by Manisha Tharaney and Yewelsew Abebe to learn how we are working with partners to make even greater gains in feeding behaviors.