CENTIR collaborates with UNICEF South Asia on breastfeeding and maternal nutrition research

CENTIR is excited for the new collaboration with the UNICEF South AsiaPromise to Impact Office! Dr. Rukundo Kambarami Benedict will lead this collaboration to examine the epidemiology of breastfeeding in South Asia, explore the effectiveness of strategies to support optimal breastfeeding practices and assess the quality of maternal nutrition and infant feeding counseling during antenatal care. This work will contribute to nutrition policy and programming in the region and directly address some of the calls to action in the recent Global Nutrition Report 2016, available here.

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