The purpose of this document is to provide an update on the "Infant and Young Child Feeding Practices in the Context of HIV/AIDS in Rwanda" study conducted by UNICEF and partners in Rwanda in 2005. The document discusses the results of the Rwanda study in light of more recent research and program findings and includes the new WHO guidelines on HIV and infant feeding, which were published in October 2006. The study was published in French as "Evaluation des pratiques d'alimentation des nourrissons et des jeunes enfants dans le contexte du VIH/SIDA au Rwanda."

Author(s): Thiaru L

Corporate author(s): PATH, EGPAF, UNICEF, TRAC, Nutrition Working Group

Publication date: 2007

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Related regions: Africa

See also: Maternal and child health > Nutrition

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