Giang Huong Nguyen is the Behavior Change Communication Specialist at Alive & Thrive Vietnam, where she develops an integrated communications strategy to promote healthy infant and young child feeding via behavior change communication materials and a mass media campaign. She has over 14 years of experience in health education, peer education, and communication.
April 13, 2012 / Giang Huong Nguyen, Nemat Hajeebhoy, Nathan Vyklicky
When our Hanoi team at Alive & Thrive, an infant nutrition project, produced two TV spots to promote exclusive breastfeeding for Vietnamese babies, the head of a U.S. non-profit called MOMS Orange Country took notice.
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