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MERF focuses on providing nutrition specific interventions that address the immediate determinants of maternal and child under nutrition. The key interventions include:

  • Community mobilization and screening of malnourished children and pregnant women
  • Prevention of Stunting
  • Supplementary feeding program (SFP)
  • Outpatient therapeutic program (OTP)
  • Management Severe Acute Malnourished (SAM) cases in Stabilization Center (SC), e) promotion of infant and young child feeding practices, multi micro-nutrient supplementation and de-worming.