Regional programme for promoting a multi-sectoral approach for Nutrition Smart Villages in Bangladesh, Nepal and India (Nutrition Smart Village)

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Duration: 

Saturday, September 1, 2018 to Monday, August 31, 2020

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Direct HH Coverage: 

13382

Project Location: 

Rajgadh Rural Municipality of Saptari district and Paroha Municipality of Rauthat district of Province - 2, Nepal

Target Group: 

Women of reproductive age group; children <5years; farmer’s groups

Objective: 

1. To contribute to food and nutrition security (SDG 2) amongst women of reproductive age and young children from vulnerable and food insecure families in Nepal, Bangladesh and India

Major Activities: 

Kick off WS, Mid-term review, Final review
Ward/ village vulnerability assessment
Baseline data collection/ end line
Conduct PLA LANN+ (120 groups)
6-59 month child screening (in partnership with GoN/ UNICEF.), material or training support
NERP for MAM cases (15 days)
Develop excellent SIFS model farm - cost share basis (30 business plan/ landscape/ desing and drawing)/ flex printing
Develop 90 good SIFS farm
Training/ landscape development for 90 Good Group Leader (GGL) by Champion EGL
PLA: FFS by 30 EGL (120 groups)
develop nutrition garden
Kitchen garden development (agri kit support) - focus SAM+MAM families
Develop Ward/ RMC level annual/ periodic plan
Strengthen community institution/ institutes
Identify WASH activity in 15 wards (via micro planning)/ Implement WASH activity
Good practice documentatio
Advocacy workshop, knowledge and exchange
Public hearing

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