How do You Ensure ECD?
Healthy child development depend son three critical things:
- Stable, responsive, and nurturing care-giving
- Safe, supportive environments
- Appropriate nutrition
How can you help ensure these elements are present?
- Planned, safe pregnancy and childbirth
- Exclusive breast feeding in the first 6 months followed by an appropriate complementary feeding and responsive feeding
- Prevention measures such as immunization for the prevention of diseases
- Protection from violence, neglect and abuse