Selecting the malnourished children at the Beach Camp has continued during November 2016 with the support of the CBOs and based according to the eligibility criteria. The selection procedure was conducted through the support of the project management, the field facilitators, and Caritas’ medical staff to cover the first phase dated between 15 October 2016 and 15 January 2017.
The eligibility criteria were determined by the medical team and consultants and based on the International Standards (IMCI protocols of World Health Organization).
Children were selected according to:
• Children who are anemic.
• Underweight, wasted and/or stunted children.
• Families with no or very limited income.