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Blog: Countries Driving Impact on MMS

14 June 2024 – The Eleanor Crook Foundation (ECF) has published a new blog, ‘Countries Driving Impact On Maternal Nutrition: Stories From Nepal, Bangladesh, And Ethiopia.’


More and more countries are recognizing the importance of introducing multiple micronutrient supplements (MMS) for pregnant women, offering better outcomes than iron and folic acid (IFA), especially for those with anemia. ECF’s latest blog features stories of pregnant women and healthcare workers from Bangladesh, Ethiopia, and Nepal, showcasing how these early adopter countries are leading the way to make MMS more accessible.

Authors Danielle Porfido and Elizabeth Gutting make a compelling argument for prioritizing MMS access for all women to improve maternal and child health. Discover their insights and the inspiring stories from these pioneering countries.