Policy - National School Health and Nutrition Policy

Published by:
Ministry of Education
Published year:
March 2006
Is the policy document adopted?:
No / No information
Type of policy:
Nutrition policy, strategy or plan focusing on specific nutrition areas


Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

Policy Objectives:

a) Promote and improve nutrition status of learners in order to enhance and sustain their physical, social and mental well-being.
b) Promote and maintain the health status of learners through the initiation of effective health promoting activities.
c) Improve collaboration among line ministries in planning and implementation of SHN interventions.
d) Strengthening school and community based health and nutrition activities.
e) Provide health and nutrition education and promotion of activities at all levels of the education system.
f) Promote and sustain a safe and healthy learning environment.
g) Ensure capacity building among stakeholders.

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