Heavy agricultural workloads and low crop diversity are strong barriers to improving child feeding practices in the Bolivian Andes.

@article{Jones2012HeavyAW,
  title={Heavy agricultural workloads and low crop diversity are strong barriers to improving child feeding practices in the Bolivian Andes.},
  author={Andrew D Jones and Yesmina Cruz Agudo and Lindsay P. Galway and Jeffery W. Bentley and Per Pinstrup-Andersen},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={75 9},
  pages={1673-84}
}
Most nutrition initiatives to date aimed at improving infant and young child feeding (IYCF) have emphasized addressing knowledge gaps through behavior change messaging with less focus on addressing the underlying environmental barriers that may shape these behaviors. This research integrates an analysis of longitudinal dietary data with qualitative data on barriers to improved child feeding to identify the nature and extent of the barriers caregivers face to improving IYCF practices in a… CONTINUE READING
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