About the Authors

Nayreen Daruwalla

nayreen@snehamumbai.org

Affiliation Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action, Urban Health Centre, Chota Sion Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Armida Fernandez

Affiliation Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action, Urban Health Centre, Chota Sion Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Jenny Salam

Affiliation Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action, Urban Health Centre, Chota Sion Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Nikhat Shaikh

Affiliation Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action, Urban Health Centre, Chota Sion Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

David Osrin

Affiliation UCL Centre for International Health and Development, Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: ND AF JS NS DO. Wrote the first draft of the paper: ND DO. Contributed to the writing of the paper: ND AF JS NS DO. Set up the Centre for Vulnerable Women and Children: ND AF. Review of literature: NS. Data analysis: JS DO.