Prenatal, perinatal, postnatal and nutritional support in Grande Anse and Southern Haiti (A3PN)

Reporting Organization:Fondation Paul Gerin-Lajoie
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 6,505,857
Timeframe: April 1, 2016 - March 31, 2020
Status: Implementation
Contact Information: Laurence Caron
[email protected]

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization

Fondation Paul Gerin-Lajoie

Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

Haiti - $ 6,505,857.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Health - Total Budget Allocation

Nutrition (35 %)

Reproductive Health & Rights incl. Maternal Health (35 %)

Primary Health Care (30 %)

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adult women Adult men Children, girls Children, boys Under-5 children Newborns
Descriptors: Rural
Total Direct Population: 100,195
Total Indirect Population: 62,939
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10 Rehabilitation of health centers
100 IEC activities
172 Birth registration
454 Malnutrition detection
6579 Research
75 Training
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results


Achieved Results

Key results achieved at the end of the project (2020): – 75 versatile community health workers, 35 of them in the South and 40 in Grand’Anse, trained and enlisted – 172 assembly stations created – 37,582 house calls made – 10 health centres, 4 of them in the South and 6 in Grand’Anse, renovated and equipped with materials and equipment – The staff of 10 health centres received training for strengthening their skills: 125 people (78w and 47m) trained in care hygiene, asepsis and cleaning of the care spaces; 28 people (16w and 12m) trained in human resource management; 38 people (24 women and 14 men) trained in job descriptions; 40 people (14 women and 26 men) trained in medical record archiving; 29 people (22 women and 7 men) trained in labour and risk management (ALARM international); and 194 people (118w and 76m) trained in organizational values, ethics and conflict management – research on barriers to breastfeeding, hygiene and food safety currently under way (1st, 2nd and 3rd phases complete, 4th in progress) – 71 joint supervision visits with the MSPP carried out (health centres and the VCHWs’ community activities) – 100 solidarity mutuals created and in operation – 161 mothers clubs created and running and 145 teaching mothers trained – 9,687 IEC sessions held on maternal health, breastfeeding, hygiene, nutrition, equality between women and men, involving 198,659 people, 154,161 of whom were women and 44,498 were men – 681 women screened for cervical cancer, 103 of whom were treated by cryotherapy and 19 referred to appropriate services (new activities incorporated into the IEC activities) – 10 maternal health monitoring committees created, involving 86 members, 47 of whom are women and 39 are men – 150 mothers clubs attended for agro-pastoral activities (raising laying hens, goats, vegetable gardens, etc.) with the aim of improving nutritional status.


MNCH-related indicators
  • # of health facilities equipped with maternal and newborn child health, or sexual and reproductive health equipment
  • %/total of health workers (male/female) trained and using their learned skills
  • %/total of infants (0-5 months) who are fed exclusively with breast milk
  • %/total of mothers, and %/total of babies, who received postnatal care within two days of childbirth
  • %/total of women attended at least four times during pregnancy by any provider for reasons related to the pregnancy
  • Relevant data collection on vital statistics (birth, deaths, and causes of deaths) are collected
  • Women’s groups/CSOs participating in the development of strategies and/or projects
SDG Goal 2. End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
  • SDG 2.1.2 Prevalence of moderate or severe food insecurity in the population, based on the Food Insecurity Experience Scale (FIES)
SDG Goal 3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
  • SDG 3.b.1 Proportion of the target population covered by all vaccines included in their national programme
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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