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Training Of Trainers (TOT) for Health Cadres for a Stunting Free Generation

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  • : Devi Puspita Sari, S.Komp
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FIKES UPNVJ - Lecturer in the DIII Nursing Study Program Fakultas Ilmu Kesehatan UPN "Veteran" Jakarta from the NS pediatric nursing department. Rokhaidah, M.Kep.Sp.Kep.An as the head of the service in collaboration with the team of lecturers Ns. Lina Ayu Marcelina, M.Kep. Sp, Kep. Matt and Ns. Lima Florence, M.Kes. on June 12, 2023 conducted community service through training of trainers (ToT) for health cadres for a stunting-free generation. The purpose of the Basic Community Partnership Program (PKM-D) is to increase the knowledge, attitudes, behavior and practical skills of posyandu cadres to play a role in preventing stunting. The target of this activity was cadres in Pasir Putih Village with 13 cadres participating. Stunting is failure to achieve growth potential caused by chronic malnutrition and recurrent illness during childhood. This can permanently limit a child's physical and cognitive capacities and cause lasting damage (UNICEF, 2022).


PKM's contribution to the SDGs is to help achieve the Target Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which includes the 2nd sustainable development goal, namely stunting, namely by eliminating hunger and all forms of malnutrition by 2030 and achieving food security. The target set is to reduce the stunting rate to 40% by 2025.
The method is carried out through Training of Trainers on stunting prevention which includes the following stages (1) Regional Potential Survey, (2) Activity Program Dialogue through FGD, (3) Training of Trainers, (4) Growth monitoring training (5) Monitoring and Evaluation.