Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition

A microproject by IXIM, AC
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Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition
Help heal 500tseltalchildren anemia & malnutrition

Summary

It will Improve the nutritional status of tseltal children aged 0 - 18 years through promoting good nutrition, hygiene habits, nutritious foods productions, and will allow each one of them, an appropriate and better physical and intellectual development.

$1,254
total raised
30
donors
1
monthly donor
3
months

Challenge

The incidence of iron deficiency anemia and child malnutrition presented in tseltal boys and girls from 0 to 18. The lack of healthy eating and hygiene habits in tseltal children that have a direct impact on the malnutrition degree.

Solution

By educating and empowering tseltal girls between the ages of 12 and 18 on good nutrition and hygiene habits to break the cycle of child malnutrition. Deworming all tseltal children families. Children malnutrition and anemia detection sessions. Tseltal girls between 12 and 18 years old, participating in a folic acid treatment campaign. Children from 0 to 18 years of age participating in an anemia iron deficiency treatment campaign. Children consuming nutritional supplements and vitamins.

Long-Term Impact

Contribute to reduce child malnutrition & anemia iron deficiency , hunger causes and symptoms and gastrointestinal diseases. Increase child nutrition levels by 10% & a 15% anemia reduction in all children. Strengthen supply food capacities; make awareness of hygiene importance and eating habits improvement with available resources. Monitoring children detected at risk, ensuring medical treatment. Acquire a community self awareness & their children's health responsibility.

Resources

https:/​/​www.ixim.org.mx
Indigenous tseltal Women/​mothers testimonials

Organization Information

IXIM, AC

Location: Mexico city - Mexico
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @_ixim
Project Leader:
Alicia Merchant
Mexico city, Mexico

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