Impact of Enriching the Diet of Women and Children Through Health and Nutrition Education, Introduction of Homestead Gardens and Backyard Poultry in Rural India

The study addresses the issue of micronutrient deficiency in diets

P. V. V. S. Murty; M. Vishnuvardhan Rao; Mahtab S. Bamji

2016

Scholarcy highlights

  • The study addresses the issue of micronutrient deficiency in diets
  • 6–24 months registered with the 11 Integrated Child Development Services centres called
  • The KAP survey responses showed that the percentage of families raising homestead gardens increased from
  • among households who set up BYP
  • to 24-month-old children suffering from moderate-to-severe malnutrition
  • Last but not the least the Integrated Child Development Services authorities, functionaries and the community for their cooperation

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