Parents

This material is a flip book and is intended to be used at health facility level. It has integrated messages on reproductive, maternal, neonatal and child health, and malaria prevention. It is helpful for conducting IEC sessions at HC.

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 TV show was created for the Ministry of Health in Rwanda. It was part of a package of many communication tools to be used for teaching local communities the importance of the garden kitchen. This campaign aims at improving the nutrition at the village level as well as eradicating stunting among children below 6 years old.

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.

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