Prime Institute of Public Health


Funded by World Food Programme
The programme aims to stabilize the acute malnutrition among the targeted population in Kohat, WFP is assisting the Provincial Department of Health in the implementation of a Community based Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) package, in partnership with Prime Foundation. Prime Foundation is responsible for the treatment of moderately acute malnourished children 6-59 months of age and acutely malnourished pregnant and lactating women (PLW). Acutely Malnourished Children and mothers under Targeted supplementary feeding programme will be provided with specialized Ready-to-use- Supplementary-Foods. The services will be complemented with Maternal Infant and Young Child Nutrition (MIYCN) through positive deviance (PD) behaviour change communication approach with the assistance of the government and Prime Foundation.