Project Example

Complementary Feeding Tips for Mothers

Alive & Thrive is an initiative in Vietnam aimed at improving infant and young child feeding by increasing rates of exclusive breastfeeding and improving complementary feeding practices.

This booklet for mothers and caregivers of children under 2 focuses on the importance of the first 1,000 days of a child’s life as the best investment for child growth and development. It focuses particularly on complementary feeding and explains how to introduce and prepare nutritious foods using different food groups, offers tips on how to avoid and deal with fussy eating, and answers questions frequently raised by mothers.

Source: Alive & Thrive

Date of Publication: March 25, 2019