Action - ایران رهنمودهای غذایی [Food-based dietary guidelines for Iran ] - Food-based dietary guidelines - Adult men and women

Programme: ایران رهنمودهای غذایی [Food-based dietary guidelines for Iran ]

Programme description

The food guide chosen is a pyramid divided into Iran’s food groups: bread and cereals at the base, vegetables and fruits on the second layer; and milk, dairy, meat, fish, eggs, legumes and nuts on the third layer. Oils, fats, salt and products high in these are placed at the apex of the pyramid with the recommendation to eat them sparingly

Publishing institution: Ministry of Health and Medical Education

PDF available at the FAO website at

Programme type


The information has been retrieved from the FAO Food-based dietary guidelines website at

Start date:

Target group: 
Adult men and women

Revision log

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 01:39engesveenkBulk moderation state change.published