Women and children wait outside
the storeroom at Nata Clinic to receive their monthly rations.
Pregnant women or women with children under four months may be eligible
to receive food rations. The nurse midwifes at the clinic make
the referrals for women in need. Underweight pregnant women and
mothers with young children are eligible to receive up to 2 bags of
maize meal, 2 pounds of dried beans and 2 bottles of cooking oil per