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Save the Children International
The Cost of the Diet (CotD) assessment in West Singhbhum district in 2019 was conducted to estimate at the lowest cost, the quantity and combination of local foods that are needed to provide a typical family with foods that meet their average needs for energy and their recommended intakes of protein, fat and micronutrients.
The Cost of the Diet (CotD) assessment was carried out in Chaibasa and Tonto Block of West Singhbhum District of Jharkhand, where Save the Children was implementing a strategic health and nutrition programme. Specifically, this assessment set out to answer the following questions: