Honduran Village

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Photo Andrew Kaufman. October 20, 2005. Vicky Alvarado of Honduras is the Asesora Tecnica en Atencion Integral a la Ninez. A division of the government of Honduras that is sponsored by the USAID. Vicky visits villages all over Honduras to educate and track the progress of babies and children's health. This day she visited Yarumela about a 100 kilometers north of Tegucigalpa.Vicky has a local health monitor that is her liaison to the community. Generally the babies are weighed and their health progress is monitored. At the same time teaching the mothers how to best care for their child.