Policy - Sustainable Development Program

October 2008
Published by:
World Bank
Published year:
October 2008
Is the policy document adopted?:
Adopted year:
October 2008
Adopted by:
Government of Armenia
Type of policy:
Multisectoral development plan with nutrition components


Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

The government policy in the health sector will continue assigning top priority to mother and child health protection and improving reproductive health.The planned actions (by means of relevant budget redistribution these, specifically, will aim at providing quality antenatal care for pregnant women, promoting exclusive breast feeding for preventing lack, early diagnosis and prevention of high-risk diseases, increased immunization coverage and elimination of regional disparities) will result in significant increase of accessibility and affordability of health care services for children and decrease of maternal and child mortality rate, in line with UN Millennium Development Goals. Besides, additional activities are being taken to increase the level of awareness about the issues related to child care, child feed.

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