Policy - Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - National Strategic Development Plan (NSDP) 2012/13-2016/17

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Published year:
March 2012
Is the policy document adopted?:
No / No information
Type of policy:
Multisectoral development plan with nutrition components


Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

5. Strategic Framework

I: Pursue High, Shared and Employment Creating Economic Growth

Strategic objectives

5.1.4 Agriculture and the Rural Economy

  • Improve household food security

IV: Improve Health, Combat HIV and AIDS and Reduce Vulnerability

Strategic objectives

5.4.1 Health

  • Reduce infant and child morbidity and mortality rates
  • Reduce Malnutrition (stunting, Wasting and Underweight)
  • Reduce maternal mortality rate
  • Improve skills through capacity building and provide appropriate incentives to retain skilled health professionals
  • Improve procurement and dispensing systems for pharmaceuticals and essential supplies
  • Attain full coverage and access to health services
  • Strengthen the management and accountability of health facilities and systems

5.4.2 HIV and AIDS

  • Increase coverage and quality of treatment, care and support services and facilities

5.4.3 Social Protection

  • Increase capacity of able bodied persons to deal with vulnerability

6. Cross-cutting issues

VI: Promote Peace, Democratic Governance and Build Effective Institutions

Strategic objectives

6.2 Children and Youth

  • Promote children development and protection of rights

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