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Community outreach workers Tanzania: Case Study from IYCF GIFA/ENN Project (2003)

Author: GIFA / ENN report (UNHCR)
Year: 2003
Resource type: Case study

Case study from: INFANT AND YOUNG CHILD FEEDING IN EMERGENCIES GIFA/ENN PROJECT (2003)

Researchers: Mary Corbett (Evaluation of Module 1) and Marie McGrath (Collation of case studies)

Case 27
Location: Tanzania
Source: Lucas Machiyba, UNHCR
Time: 2003
Issue: Community outreach work

Outreach workers are a critical part of our work. They are given specific and key messages on heath, water and sanitation, nutrition and target their community area. The camps are organised into villages, all of which have assigned health workers. They are part of the community and are best placed to effectively deliver health messages.

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GIFA / ENN report (UNHCR) (2003). Community outreach workers Tanzania: Case Study from IYCF GIFA/ENN Project (2003). www.ennonline.net/communityoutreachworkers