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Surveys conducted in the context of the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) programme are an important source of data on health of families in developing countries. Both at the national and international level, DHS surveys provide much-needed data on fertility and family planning, on mortality and nutrition, and on health services utilization. The use of(More)
BACKGROUND Durations of exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) and predominant breastfeeding (PBF) from two different assessments, among the same mother-infant population, were investigated to determine the degree to which the assessments yielded overlapping results. METHODS Thirty Ugandan mother-infant pairs were followed up weekly from birth to three months of(More)
Acknowledgments i Acknowledgments This report is the outcome of the hard work and dedication of many individuals representing government, civil society, the medical field, universities, development partners, and the media. I would like to thank my colleagues from the Ministry of Agriculture, the Ministry of for organizing input from four major stakeholder(More)
  • Serigne Diene, Roberte Eveillard, +6 authors A Sommerfelt
  • 2014
Acknowledgments Haiti PROFILES 2013 estimates were developed using a participatory and consultative approach working with the Government of Haiti, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and other stakeholders. A multisectoral group of participants provided input into the development of the estimates and included representatives of the(More)
  • Serigne Diene, Roberte Eveillard, +6 authors A Sommerfelt
  • 2014
Ce rapport a pu être réalisé grâce au soutien généreux du peuple américain par le biais de l'Agence des Etats-Unis pour le développement international (USAID) Office de santé, maladies infectieuses, et nutrition, du Bureau pour la santé globale, et de l'USAID/Haïti selon les termes de l'accord coopératif No. AID-OAA-A-12-00005, à travers le projet Food and(More)
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