Operational Support: Capacity Building, Supportive supervision and Concurrent monitoring for strengthening Childhood Diarrhea Management Program to reduce childhood mortality and morbidity from diarrhoea in 12 districts of Gujarat, India- Micronutrient Initiative (MI), India/ Canada.
MI in collaboration with the Government of Gujarat implemented Childhood Diarrhea Management Program in Gujarat, India. The programme aimed to reduce the mortality and morbidity from childhood diarrhoea in Godhra, Dahod, Sabarkanata, Banaskanta, Patan, Surendranagar, Surat, Valsad, Bharuch, Vapi, The Dangs and Navsari districts of Gujarat by mainstreaming of therapeutic Zinc supplementation and oral rehydration. To implement this
TRIOs placed 20 communication officers at the district level for supportive supervision, handholding support and concurrent monitoring. This was the third phase of the support where TRIOs was ensuring better coverage and quality of the DAZT program for achieving the planned results of the health system in Gujarat.