La prise en charge des maladies au niveau communautaire vise à améliorer l’état de santé des populations particulièrement celui des enfants et des femmes enceintes par la promotion de bonnes pratiques familiales et communautaires.
The Nepal Family Health Program (NFHP-I) was a six-year (2002-2007) bilateral activity of United States Agency for International Development, Nepal (USAID/N) with the Government of Nepal.
Suaahara was a five year (2011-2016) project funded by USAID aimed to improve the nutritional status of women and children in 41 districts of Nepal. Suaahara developed and implemented the integrated Bhanchhin Aama (“Mother knows best”) cohesive platform which involved multiple sectors (Nutrition, Agriculture, WASH, Health Service Promotion, Family Planning), linked Suaahara partners, government and others, and had multiple messages for every target audience (pregnant women, husbands, newly married women, mothers-in-law, etc.).
This strategy will ensure that SBCC interventions (i.e. peer education/outreach, supportive communication materials, advocacy, social media etc.) are targeted and tailored to address barriers to social and behavior change, using a an approach that combines interventions appropriate to audience life-stages.
This website offers detailed US health behavior data that can be used to inform program design. Until 2013, the data was collected by telephone interview.
The Network for a Healthy California mapping application is an interactive, internet-based Geographic Information System (GIS) that allows users to view and query mapped nutrition data.
The application contains a set of nutrition and other health related data, including:
The strategic plan for the national Health Population and Nutrition Sector Development Program (HPNSDP) describes the Government of Bangladesh’s intentions for developments and innovations in Health Population and Nutrition (HPN) for the period of 2011-2016.
HealthPhone™ is a personal video reference library and guide to better health and nutrition practices, for families and communities, including the illiterate, in their language, distributed on mobile phones.
The Ontario, Canada Ministry of Education initiated a Healthy School program to encourage all schools to promote good health habits among the students. This includes providing guidelines for good food, daily physical activity and a healthy environment that supports learning and growth as vital to helping students reach their full potential.
The “Healthy Living Champions” Award is given to elementary schools in Middlesex-London for their outstanding commitment to physical activity and healthy eating using the “Foundations for a Healthy School” model.