Funding for this research was provided by:
Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC/2018)
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Received: 20 August 2018
Accepted: 29 November 2018
First Online: 30 January 2019
: NAK is a Director of Health, Social Welfare and Nutrition Services at the President’s Office – Regional Administration and Local Government. AK is a Lecturer at St. Francis University College of Health and Allied Sciences.SK is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Dodoma. ZC is a Deputy Permanent Secretary (Health) - President’s Office – Regional Administration and Local Government. AN is an Assistant Director (Health) at the President’s Office – Regional Administration and Local Government. TT is a senior Health Advisor for the Swiss Development Cooperation. KA is a Chief of Health at UNICEF – Tanzania. JB is Senior Lecturer at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.
: Ethics approval for this study has been granted by the University of Dodoma (UDOM) ethical clearance committee and endorsed by the National Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) (Ref. No. NIMR/HQ/R.8a/Vol.IX/2740). Permission from the authorities in the participating councils will be obtained and informed consent will be sought from the participants. Prior to the beginning of the study, participants will be assured of the right to refuse to participate or to withdraw from the study at any time without any consequences.
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