Anemia & malnourished treament for tseltalchildren

A microproject by IXIM, AC
Anemia & malnourished treament for tseltalchildren


This project will contribute to the decrease prevalence of malnutrition and anemia in children under 12 years in rural communities of Ocosingo, Chiapas, through health and nutrition education programs for the indigenous children and their families. Este proyecto contribuira a disminuir la prevalencia de desnutricion y anemia en ninos/as menores de 12 anos en comunidades rurales de Ocosingo, Chiapas, a traves de programas de educacion en salud y nutricion para las comunidades indigenas.

total raised
monthly donors


To decrease the incidence and prevalence of malnourished and ferropenic anemia in children under 12 year old, through diagnose and ferropenic treatment and food suplementation.


We will address the issue of hygiene habits and in this way relate it to the impact they have on their health and nutrition. We could notice in the previous intervention that families showed an interest in painting, that is why we are planning to do murals on canvas, as a tool to transmit information about the importance of hygiene habits. We will start with hand and face washing , since we know that hygiene habits are a subject that requires perseverance and participation all the family.

Long-Term Impact

Development and strengthen of hygiene and good eating habits, that directly affect the decrease of malnutrition and anemia. We help improved installed capacities and technical/administrative skills- strengthened infrastructure and production of the ecotecniques. Sustaining/increasing economic income- Marketing (sale or barter) and savings derived from self-supply, so the families can eat better, healthier and cheaper.


Organization Information


Location: Mexico city - Mexico
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @_ixim
Project Leader:
Equipo Ixim A.C.
Mexico city , Mexico

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?

Support another project run by IXIM, AC that needs your help, such as:

Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence


Woman Holding a Gift Card
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle

Get incredible stories, promotions, and matching offers in your inbox

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.