Middle East & North Africa (MENA)

Woman with two childrenIn the SMART project in Egypt, several reports and training materials have been developed. The emphasis was on the 1,000 days from pre-pregnancy through the first two years of an infant’s life, mostly focusing on nutrition. A brochure and counseling tool on postpartum family planning, including messages on the lactational amenhorrea method (LAM) and when to transition to another modern method of family planning, were incorporated within SMART activities.