Mother and child protection (MCP)01-Nutrition-RGB

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

Activities:

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