The project works to support the integrated delivery of maternal, newborn, child health, family planning, and nutrition interventions, which are outlined in the table below:

High-Priority Maternal, Newborn and Child Health, Family Planning and Nutrition Interventions

Period Problems To Address Interventions
Preventive Curative/Management
  • Maternal and newborn complications like obstructed labor, pre-term, stillbirth
  • FP to delay first pregnancy
  • Nutrition
  • PE/E
  • Other complications (e.g., antepartum hemorrhage)
  • Anemia
  • Pre-term birth
  • High-quality ANC with screening for PE/E and anemia
  • Calcium for PE/E
  • Tetanus Toxoid
  • Iron-Folic Acid
  • Antenatal corticosteroids
  • Counseling on nutrition and postpartum family planning (PPFP)
  • Management of PE/E (including loading dose of magnesium sulfate) and other complications
  • Management of severe anemia
Labor and childbirth
  • Prolonged labor
  • PPH
  • Uterine rupture
  • Birth asphyxia
  • Pre-term labor
  • Maternal sepsis
  • Newborn sepsis
  • Delivery by skilled birth attendant (SBA) with active management of third stage of labor
  • Clean delivery (including handwashing)
  • Advanced distribution of misoprostol for PPH prevention
  • Use of the partograph
  • Essential newborn care (ENC)
  • BEmOC
  • Comprehensive emergency obstetric care (CEmOC)
  • HBB
  • Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC)
Postnatal (within 42 days
  • Complications of preterm
  • Newborn sepsis
  • Birth spacing
  • Pneumonia
  • Diarrhea
  • ENC (including PNC visit within 2 days and exclusive breastfeeding)
  • Handwashing
  • Chlorhexidine
  • Promotion of lactational amenorrhea method (LAM), return to fertility and birth spacing
  • Postpartum IUD
  • Sterilization
  • Management of maternal sepsis with antibiotics
  • Management of newborn sepsis
Postnatal (beyond 42 days)
  • Delaying marriage and first pregnancy among adolescent girls
  • Unmet need for PPFP
  • Birth spacing
  • Malnutrition
  • PPFP, including LAM and modern methods
  • Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) including growth monitoring and micronutrient supplementation
  • Immunization
  • Management of acute malnutrition
Under five years
  • Diarrhea
  • Pneumonia
  • Handwashing and hygiene
  • Immunization
  • IMCI