Success Story - the husband and wife team working to change their nutrition future

Since Birke Abera's husband Yohanis received awareness about child feeding practices, he has gone out of his way to support his wife where he can and they have learned to discuss and agree on their family's activities. Empowered by this new knowledge, the duo has transformed the fate of their family from being nutritionally vulnerable to capable of providing a healthy and nutritious to their son consistently.

Organization
Save the Children
Author
Uselayman Mohammed
Date
Document Type
Library Type
Language
English
Resource Type
Other
Audience
Agriculture Extension Workers
Caretakers/families of children under 2
Caretakers/families of children under 6 months old
Caretakers/families with children 12-24 months old
Caretakers/families with children 6-7 months old
Caretakers/families of children 6-11 months old
Caretakers/families with children 8-11 months old
Couples with children under 2
DAs
Families with children under 2
Farming families
Farming families with children under 2
Fathers of children under 2
Frontline Workers Supervisors
Husbands
MIYCN Project Managers
Mothers of children 6-12 months
Mothers of children under 2
Mothers/mothers-in-law of pregnant/breastfeeding women
Pregnant women
Farming families with children 6-24 months old
Farming families with adolescent girls
Families with children 6-24 months old
Resource Keywords
Animal source foods
Chicken raising
Child Nutrition
Couple Communication
Decision-making
Family Dialogue
Gender Roles
Husband Support
Infant and young child feeding (IYCF)
Not Available
Nutrition-sensitive agriculture
Raise & Grow nutritious foods
Use income to improve nutrition
Use of agriculture income to purchase nutrient-rich foods
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