-Caregivers of Children

The Baby Clock is a home- based wall clock including digital alarms, key messages and images to promote optimal complementary feeding practices for children 6 – 24 months.

The clock images start from the center and work outwards depicting the following:

• Center image shows a mother and father sharing child feeding responsibilities and promotes continued breastfeeding.

• Middle images show 7 food groups which are grouped under 3 categories: Body- Building, Energy- Giving and Protective Foods.

Nudging for Nutrition_CF_Uburyo Wagaburira Umwanda W'Amezi 6 - 24

The Feeding Chart is a home- based, poster- sized chart with images of seven food groups, age- appropriate feeding frequency and shared parenting to promote optimal complementary feeding practices for children 6 – 24 months.

The Chart incorporates a self-assessment slider painted red and green for parents and caregivers to indicate which food groups were fed to their child in one day. The Feeding Chart is divided into three sections of images and should be explained to the audience starting from left to right.

Brochure_Uburyo Buboneye bwo Kugaburira Umwana

This brochure is designed and adapted from the national counseling card. All images and key messages are harmonized and tailored to the target audience.

It is meant to be used to promote complementary feeding, particularly meal frequency and diet diversity among HHs with children under 2 years. The brochure also calls out men's (fathers') attention and involvement in the daily child feeding and care, and targets mainly households with children under 5 years.

Poster_Uburyo Buboneye bwo Kugaburira Umwana

This poster is designed and adapted from the national counseling card. All images and key messages are taken from national counseling card, harmonized and tailored to the target audience.

The poster provides the following messages:

--Promotes complementary feeding, particularly meal frequency and diet diversity among HHs with children under 2 years

--Encourages men's (fathers') attention and involvement in the daily child feeding and care

--Targets mainly households with children under 5 years

Isuku yo mu rugo_ Sukura kandi Utunganye Imbuga yawe kugirango Itekane

This poster is meant mainly to promote compound hygiene at the household level.

It calls on the intended audience to create home "safe playspace" at their homes, to keep the compound clean to avoid contact with animal wastes and to live in a separate house with domestic animals so as they prevent their under 5 children from oro-fecal diseases and to adopt handwashing at critical times.

This is a music video by the popular Rwandan singers Dream Boys, created  for the Ministry of Health in Rwanda. This song provides key message on how to prevent stunting among children below 6 years.

This booklet was produced and disseminated by the Rwanda Ministry of Health upon launching a national campaign to improve nutrition and prevent stunting in children under the age of six. 

The booklet provides information on:  

  • Proper nutrion for mother and baby
  • What causes stunting
  • How to avoid stunting

 

This poster, produced by the Rwanda Ministry of Health. provides key information on child Immunization. It emphasizes that parents are requested to immunize their children, and explains that starting from birth, a child should be immunized in accordance to the immunization programme of the Ministry of Health.

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