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Kindernothilfe(KNH)

Partnered with SLCDF

Objectives

Primary

Secondary

Mitigate the physiological and economic impact of the Sri Lanka crisis on targeted, vulnerable households with children in Kindernothilfe SHG project communities during 2022/3. 

  1. Supplement growth of children under 5 years  

  2. Support the nutrient adequacy of pregnant mothers 

  3. Supplement vulnerable households with children, such as women headed households and CWD, with their nutritional requirements and to mitigate hunger.  

Target Groups

Direct

Indirect

Children below 5 years, women-headed households, pregnant and lactating mothers from 2500 households.

Primary care givers, State parties/Primary healthcare system, Service providers 

Project Areas

District

Province

Country

Anuradhapura

 Badulla

 Batticaloa

 Colombo

Jaffna

 Kilinochchi

 Mannar

 Matara

 Nuwara Eliya

 Monaragala

Mullaitivu

Vavuniya 

Central

 Eastern

 Northern

 North Central

 Southern

 Uva

 Western 

SRI LANKA

Started

Expected to End

Estimated 
Amount

Duration

July 2022

Octomber 2023

LKR

22,556,100

6 Months

Dhiri Poshaku (Component 1)

Dhiri Poshaku project was funded by KNH and spearheaded by SLCDF to supplement and elevate nutritional levels of 12 districts. The project provided Samaposha Nutritional flour to vulnerable households including pregnant mothers, children under 5 years and women headed households. The project spanned for a period of 6 months. 

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