Action - GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Nutrition counselling

Programme: GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs

Programme description

These programmes and actions were reported by countries for the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2009-2010, Module 6 on Obesity and diet-related NCDs. 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

National

References

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

http://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/policies/global_nut_policyrevi...

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.

Delivery: 
Primary health care center
Implementation details : 

Nutrition counselling in primary health care was reported during the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review (GNPR) 2009-2010. A nutrition helpline is offered by the nutritionists working at the Department of Health Promotion & Disease Prevention to provide nutritional advice.

Coverage level (%): 
National coverage

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