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Evaluating the Vitamin A Supplementation Programme in northern Ghana: Has it contributed to improved child survival?

Publication Details

Author: Patricia David
Publication date: 2003
Source: John Snow, Inc. and JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc.

Overview

The present case study evaluates the effectiveness of Ghana’s National Vitamin A Programme (NVAP), which has been implemented in the three most vitamin A-deficient regions of northern Ghana, to improve rates of child survival. This evaluation serves as a logical model of programme evaluation, and makes recommendations that could guide other evaluators and programme managers

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Categories

Africa, Ghana, Infant and Young Child Nutrition, Reports and Best Practices, Supplementation, Vitamin A