Action - GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Multiple micronutrient powder (point-of-use fortification) - Infants and young children

Programme: GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition

Programme description

These programmes and actions were reported by countries for the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2009-2010, Module 5 on Vitamin and mineral nutrition. Please note that for simplicity, all interventions in a thematic module have been combined under the same programme for GINA, while they may not be implemented as a package and may have different partners. These data are currently being updated and completed through the GINA verification process. If you think you can help update and complete any of these data, please sign up to GINA and edit.

Programme type



WHO (2013) Global Nutrition Policy Review. What does it take to scale up nutrition action?

The Global nutrition policy review is based on a questionnaire survey conducted during 2009–2010, in which 119 WHO Member States and 4 territories participated.

Target group: 
Infants and young children
Age group: 
Primary health care center
Other delivery: 
health system
Implementation details : 

Supplementation with in home fortificants was reported to the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review (GNPR) 2009-2010. Supplementation free to user. Report reference: Atención Integrada a las Enfermedades Prevalentes de la Infancia en el Marco de la Meta de ""Desnutrición Cero"" AIEPI - Nut.Cuadros de Procedimientos. Ministerio de Salud y Deportes MSD. Documento Ténico Normativo.Entrevista directa. Dose: 12,5 mg 1 sobre

Coverage level (%): 
National coverage

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