Policy - National Nutrition Policy 2014-2017

Date:
2014
End year:
2017
Published by:
Government of Ghana
Published year:
2013
Adopted by:
no
Type of policy:
Comprehensive national nutrition policy, strategy or plan

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Goals
Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

3.1 Policy Goal

The goal of the NNP is to ensure optimal nutrition of all people living in Ghana throughout their lifecycle.

3.2 Policy Objectives

The NNP has three objectives:

1. To increase coverage of high-impact nutrition-specific interventions that ensure optimal nutrition of Ghanaians throughout their lifecycle, with special reference to maternal health and child survival

2. To ensure high coverage of nutrition-sensitive interventions to address the underlying causes of malnutrition

3. To reposition nutrition as a priority multi-sectoral development issue in Ghana.

Reference: 

WHO 2nd Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017

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