Micronutrient Initiative (MI) collaborated with the Government of Bihar to implement The Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF) supported project Reducing Childhood Diarrhea through Sustainable Use of Zinc and Oral Rehydration Solution (ORS) in Bihar. The project aimed to increase the coverage of Zinc and Low-osmolarity ORS for the treatment of childhood diarrhea and improve compliance to the recommended course of treatment by the caregivers through public health service delivery channels in the state. One of the key components is to develop demand and ensure treatment compliance of zinc and ORS by the caregivers.
In 2012, the program had the following results:
|Location||India, South Asia|