Project Description

DAPP Malawi with support from CHAI started implementation of the Support to Scaling up Nutrition Program in Dowa District in Traditional Authorities (TAs) of Nkukula, Mponera and Msakambewa. The Project is targeting pregnant and lactating women, infants, children under 5, guardians with infants and children under 5 and People Living with HIV and AIDS (PLWHA).

DAPP-Malawi uses the usual door to door approach (house to house visitation) to indentify the targeted households and register pregnant mothers, lactating mothers and infants, providing nutrition and health education on exclusive breast feeding during the first six months and supplementary feeding in the community.