Effectiveness of LNS and SBCC to Prevent Stunting Among Children in Afghanistan: a Quasi-experimental Study

Primary Investigator

  • Sajid Bashir Soofi

Study Period

December 2020 - July 2022

Study Description

  • This operational research study with mix-methods design aims to evaluate the stunting prevention programme and process evaluations for stronger evidence base on the effectiveness of proposed interventions on prevention of stunting and developing viable programmes on nutrition under "real" operational conditions.

Study Interventions

  • Standard Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements (LNS)
  • Behavior change communication (BCC)

Research Gaps

  • Effectiveness

    How well do different food compositions and interventions prevent or treat undernutrition, when implemented "on the ground"?

Study Population

15000