Under the management of the Deputy Field Coordinator – Program and the technical supervision of the Medical Coordinator, the Nutrition Project Manager is in charge of ensuring the good implementation of PUI Nutrition activities in Maiduguri. The component under the Nutrition PM supervision, part of PUI integrated response to the Bolori II population needs, aims at managing and monitoring a comprehensive Nutrition approach included in PUI Health & Nutrition Program and comprising of:
Community-based Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) – identification, referral and treatment of Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) at OTP sites established at MoH-PUI health facilities. In the absence of Stabilization Center (SC) directly managed by PUI, SAM cases with complications will be referred to SCs managed by other partners.
Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) awareness raising (through Community Nutrition Mobilizers and Mother Care Groups).