Focus on families and culture: a guide for conducting a participatory assessment on maternal and child nutrition

Focus on families and culture: a guide for conducting a participatory assessment on maternal and child nutrition

This guide is a user-friendly guide for programme managers and planners for conducting a Maternal Child Health and Nutrition assessment to investigate intra-household roles and influence.  The guide introduces a holistic, or systemic, framework that can assist programme staff to more effectively identify key priority groups for interventions.  After learning about the development and key concepts and the methodology, one is taken step by step through the assessment process, complete with case examples, sample tools and diagrams.