Table 6. Global and sector objectives of the strategy
To reduce the proportion of children less than 5 years of age suffering from underweight: 16.3 percent
289. Concerning nutrition, national priorities established in the strategic nutrition plan (2011 to 2015), are the promotion of early and exclusive breastfeeding (0-6 months) and complementary feeding (6-24 months), the fight against micronutrient deficiencies (vitamin A, iron, iodine, etc.) and the management of sick and/or malnourished children. However, for efficiency in their implementation, these activities must be integrated in the minimum package of activities performed in the health area.
303. Improving universal access to care and treatment. This axis is to improve medical care by ensuring universal access to nutritional support, care and treatment including antiretroviral drugs to all people living with HIV/AIDS by: (i) preventing and managing opportunistic infections; (ii) supporting ARV, and (iii) supporting psychosocial and community participation in management.