Nutritional care of pregnant women in South Asia: Policy environment and programme action
This report was prepared by UNICEF’s Nutrition Section, UNICEF Regional Office for South Asia. The study was designed and conducted by Sophie Goudet, and overall guidance and direction was provided by Harriet Torlesse and Zivai Murira. The authors are Sophie Goudet, Zivai Murira and Harriet Torlesse.
The study team is grateful to the technical contribution of Nutrition International to the design of this study, and to government staff, UNICEF nutrition staff and partners at country level for their enormous contributions to this study. The report was funded by contributions from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation through the Regional Initiatives for Sustained Improvements in Nutrition and Growth.