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One-Year Survey Shows Improvements in Infant and Young Child Feeding Practices

September 2015 — A household survey after one year of implementation has shown that — even in a short amount of time — the by the SHIKHA project’s infant and young child feeding interventions have had a positive effect. Breastfeeding and complementary feeding practices have increased in the project areas, as have handwashing practices, which are important for keeping children safe from infection during feeding. This fact sheet details results of the survey.