Documentation of First 1000 Days Program Outcomes and Lessons Learned

A report documenting outcomes and lessons learned from Growth through Nutrition's First 1000 Days Program which includes Enhanced Community Conversations and the use of;

1. a multi-media package of SBCC materials;

2. Home visits by Community Change Agents;

3. The mobilization of religious leaders to provide clarify fasting guidance and improve maternal nutrition for pregnant and breastfeeding women during the first 1000 days;

4. First 1000 Days radio programming; and

5. mNutrition SMS text messages for development agents

Save the Children
Lydia Clemmons
Document Type
Resource Type
Resource User Type
MIYCN Project Staff
NGO Project Supervisor
Master Trainers
MIYCN Project Managers
Woreda Officials
Resource Keywords
Animal source foods
Chicken raising
Child Nutrition
Complementary Feeding
Couple Communication
Cow raising
Dietary Diversity
Environmental entropathy
Exclusive Breastfeeding
Family Dialogue
Farm Water, Hygiene and Sanitation (WASH)
Fasting and nutrition
First 1000 Days
Food handling
Food preservation and storage
Gender Roles
Grandmother/Mother-in-Law support
Household budget and financial management
Husband Support
IFA supplementation
Infant and young child feeding (IYCF)
Maternal Nutrition
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Nutrition-sensitive agriculture
Raise & Grow nutritious foods
Responsive feeding
Rest and reduce workload
Training tool
Use income to improve nutrition
Use of agriculture income to purchase nutrient-rich foods
Water, hygiene and sanitation (WASH)
Initiation and Exclusive Breastfeeding
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