Mother and child protection (MCP)

Location : Koumra, southern Chad

Objectives :

  • Ensure preventive and curative consultation for the children
  • Ensure mothers’ education on nutrition
  • Care for orphans


Beneficiaries: Children and mothers


At the Mother and Child Protection Center (MCP) in Koumra, supported by Morija, children with severe malnutrition are hospitalized. Medical care is provided to children by nasogastric tube and 5 balanced meals are distributed daily. Nutrition counseling is also given to mothers of children with moderate malnutrition. They can then go home with their child.

– Project supported by SDC Logo DDC