PROJECT TITLE: Provision of service for monitoring & implementing strategies to improve the quality of the management of severe acute malnutrition (CMAM-IYCF Monitoring Service
OVERVIEW: Assessing the existing CMAM monitoring tool jointly developed by UNICEF and NGO partners, and endorsed by FMOH to assess quality of services. CMAM monitors were deployed to support different woredas under each zone and contributed to improving quality of Outpatient Therapeutic Programs/Therapeutic Feeding Units, strengthening data generation, supply and stock management and increasing the reporting rate in different regions of Ethiopia. The objective of this assessment was to build on the positive results made by the CMAM monitors in earlier years and to ensure the quality of the management of severe acute malnutrition through a long-term agreement.
PLACE OF WORK: Afar, Amhara, Oromia, Somali, SNNP and Tigray
ABH ROLE: : From 2011 to 2018, ABH provided consulting and logistical support with a team of over 134 consultants. ABH was engaged in recruiting, training and deploying nutrition specialists and monitors. ABH also provided technical support in monitoring the quality of malnutrition interventions.