Digital Integration to Scale Gender-Sensitive Nutrition Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC)

Status 
Active
Region 
Asia
Description 
This partnership promotes good nutrition and to prevent malnutrition among women of reproductive age, especially those aged 15 to 24 years, and among young children under two years of age in India with a goal of ending preventable maternal and child deaths. The partnership will scale up Digital Green’s ICT-enabled, human-mediated approach to the effective dissemination of nutrition messaging for RMNCH+A. At a minimum, this award will directly reach 200,000 women in over 2,000 villages in at least four Indian states, and indirectly engage over 1,000,000 individuals. This will be achieved by rapidly scaling Digital Green’s approach to gender-sensitive SBCC within existing public, private, and civil society channels for agricultural, public health, and nutritional extension.
Implementing Partner 
Digital Green Foundation
Total Lifetime Investment 
$ 8,000,000.00
USG Investment 
$ 4,000,000.00
Non-USG Investment 
$ 4,000,000.00
Resource Partner 
Start Year 
2015
End Year 
2019