Infant and Young Child Feeding

Alive & Thrive

Alive & Thrive is an initiative in Vietnam aimed at improving infant and young child feeding by increasing rates of exclusive breastfeeding and improving complementary feeding practices. 

Four leaflets are provided to mothers and other caregivers at health facilities and community events.

  • Leaflet 1: Exclusive breastfeeding
  • Leaflet 2: Breastfeeding techniques including breastmilk expression
  • Leaflet 3: Timing of introduction of complementary foods and appropriate quantities
  • Leaflet 4: Complementary feeding instructions, including hygiene