Action - Guías alimentarias para Panamá [Dietary guidelines for Panama ] - Food-based dietary guidelines - All population groups|Infants and young children

Programme: Guías alimentarias para Panamá [Dietary guidelines for Panama ]

Programme description

The food guide chosen is a food plate divided into five food groups: starches, cereals and cereal products; fruits and vegetables; meats; dairy products; and oils, fats and sugar. The size of the segments reflects the volume that each food group should contribute to the daily diet. The recommendation to drink 8 glasses of water a day is placed outside the plate.

Publishing institution: Ministry of Health

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: 
All population groups
Infants and young children

Revision log

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