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In Pictures: Addressing the Nutrition and Hygiene Needs of Adolescents and Children in Nigeria

Since 2012, SPRING/Nigeria has worked with 5 PEPFAR implementing partners (STEER, SMILE, ARFH, HIFAS, and WEWE) and civil society organizations (CSO) to roll out the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH)-approved infant and young child feeding (IYCF) package. Having trained more than 2,400 people on IYCF with SPRING support, our partners wanted to reach beyond the first 1,000 days from conception to age 2 to address the nutritional needs of orphans and other vulnerable children (OVCs) aged 2-17 that they work with, especially those affected by HIV.

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Please note: unless otherwise stated, the appearance of individuals in these photos gives no indication as to their health status or family situation.