Acronyms

AIC: Area-In-Charge (Senior Community Health Worker)

BCC: Behavioral Change Communication

CHW: Community Health Worker

CK: Calcutta Kids
(CKT: Calcutta Kids Trust)
(CKI: Calcutta Kids Inc)

CKDTC: Calcutta Kids Diarrhea Treatment Center

DSS: Delivery Savings Scheme

HAZ: Height for age z score (appropriate height based on age defined by WHO)

ICDDR,B: International Center for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh

ICDS: Integrated Child Development Services

IMNCI: Integrated Management of Neonatal and Child Illness

MAM: Moderate Acute Malnutrition

MYCHI: Maternal and Young Child Health Initiative

NGO: Non-Governmental Organization

ORT: Oral Rehydration Therapy

ORS: Oral Rehydration Solution

SAM: Severe Acute Malnutrition

SD: Standard deviation

SHW: Social Health Worker

WAZ: Weight for age z score (appropriate weight based on age defined by WHO)

WHO: World Health Organization

WHZ: Weight for height z score (appropriate weight based on height defined by WHO)

YChiNG: Young Child Nutrition Group