Policy - National Nutrition Policy and Key Strategies

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Federal Ministry of Health Republic of Sudan
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Federal Ministry of Health
Type of policy:
Comprehensive national nutrition policy, strategy or plan


Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

Objective 1: Ensure the prevention and treatment of nutrition related disorders in emergency and non-emergency situations.

Objective 2: Reduce nutritional risk for individuals throughout their life-cycle through implementation of integrated health, nutrition, and food security interventions.

Objective 3: Increased optimal use of available food and micro level resources to maximize nutritional benefit.

Objective 4: To reduce nutrition risk and improve malnutrition prevention and treatment programming.

Objective 5: Ensure that the nutritional needs of people living with HIV & AIDS and their families are adequately addressed

Objective 6: Ensure quality food production that meets food safety standards.

Objective 7: Increased knowledge & awareness & improved nutrition practice at community level

Objective 8: Increase skills and capacity of nutrition staff and non-nutrition staff working in areas related to the direct and underlying causes of malnutrition.

Objective 9: Multi-sectoral coordination and collaboration to address malnutrition comprehensively and effectively, to bring about sustained change in population nutrition status (linked to Objective 3).

Objective 10: Strengthen nutrition information, research, and nutrition advocacy systems, to feed into national and local planning, analysis, monitoring and evaluation.


WHO 2nd Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017

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