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Integrating Nutrition Interventions into an Existing Maternal, Neonatal, and Child Health Program Increased Maternal Dietary Diversity, Micronutrient Intake, and Exclusive Breastfeeding Practices in Bangladesh: Results of a Cluster-Randomized Program Evaluation

November 9, 2017

Phuong H Nguyen, Sunny S Kim, Tina Sanghvi, Zeba Mahmud, Lan M Tran, Sadia Shabnam, Bachera Aktar, Raisul Haque, Kaosar Afsana, Edward A Frongillo, Marie T […]

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Alive & Thrive Generation 2

October 11, 2017

Alive & Thrive (A&T) Generation 2 is here. This phase of A&T aims to further enhance sustainability of projects and processes that generate positive improvements in maternal, […]


How to: A Guide to Maternal Nutrition Programming

August 3, 2017

In 2015, Alive & Thrive began testing the feasibility of integrating a comprehensive package of maternal nutrition interventions into the maternal, neonatal, and child health (MNCH) programs of BRAC, a […]

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Alive & Thrive: Changing behaviors, improving lives

March 23, 2016

Describes the Alive & Thrive initiative by outlining how and why we began, what we’ve achieved and how we’ve evolved today. Also illustrates the four […]

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Applying innovative and proven approaches to improve infant and young child feeding practices in Nigeria

February 19, 2016

This brief describes a multicomponent approach for improving infant feeding practices in Nigeria. Nigeria brief

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Bangladesh endline survey: Household questionnaire

October 13, 2015

This questionnaire was developed by the International Food Policy Research Institute for use in Bangladesh. It was used to interview mothers, fathers, and grandmothers from […]

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Brief: Integrating maternal nutrition into maternal, neonatal, and child health programs in Bangladesh

August 12, 2015

Summarizes Alive & Thrive’s program to improve maternal nutrition in Bangladesh.

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Scaling Up Impact on Nutrition: What Will It Take?

June 17, 2015

Gillespie Stuart, Menon Purnima, Kennedy Andrew L.  Scaling Up Impact on Nutrition: What Will It Take? July 2015. Advances in Nutrition. Vol. 6: 440-451. View abstract […]

Job aid: Counseling cards (set of 21) on infant and young child feeding (English and Vietnamese)

Job aid: Counseling cards (set of 21) on infant and young child feeding (English and Vietnamese)

November 4, 2014

Enables health workers to counsel mothers and other caregivers about IYCF using a set of 21 cards with a colorful visual on one side and […]