Viet Nam experienced impressive economic growth and rapid reductions in poverty over the last decade, but malnutrition persists. Nearly one-third of children under 5 in Viet Nam are stunted and only 17 percent of infants under 6 months of age are exclusively breastfed.
Intensive Alive & Thrive
activities such as timely and targeted counseling will reach the parents of children 0-24 months old in 15 provinces. Through the use of mass media, A&T will reach an additional 1.5 million of the target population across all 63 provinces.
Emphasizes the need to feed only breastmilk and no water for the first 6 months.
HealthPhone: Breastmilk is Enough for First 6 Months
Tiếng Việt - Vietnamese
— Viet Nam — with English subtitles
A TV spot produced by Alive & Thrive Viet Nam
to encourage mothers to help their children grow healthy and strong by feeding their children breastmilk only for the first 6 months.
Alive & Thrive Viet Nam Series