Category Archives: Early Childhood Development

MUMC & COR – Feeding program benefits children in Nsanje District

Hunger is one of the most severe roadblocks to the learning process and Mary meals, a non-governmental organization started feeding programs in all public schools in Malawi.  On the other hand, hunger may make underfive children more prone to illness … Continue reading

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Screening for acute malnutrition at Galilea Nursery School

40 children were assessed using Middle Upper Arm Circumference (MUAC) measurement.  It uses a simple, colour-coded measuring band rather than weighing scales and height boards.   Useful for children between six months and five years of age, a MUAC measurement … Continue reading

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Health children – Health adults, our commitment to safe, health communities

The Malawi United Methodist Church Pre-School Feeding Initiate (MUMCSFI), through its health ministry, is intended to help local churches and their partners, particularly chiefs, parents – who are working to establish or enlarge pre-school or ‘stand alone’ feeding programs with … Continue reading

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