Policy - SOMALI NATIONAL MICRONUTRIENT DEFICIENCY CONTROL STRATEGY

Date:
2014
End year:
2016
Published year:
2014
Is the policy document adopted?:
No / No information
Type of policy:
Comprehensive national nutrition policy, strategy or plan

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Goals
Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

The goal of this Strategic Plan for 2014 – 2016 is therefore to: “Improve micronutrient status among children and women of reproductive age in Somalia”.

Strategic Objectives that will contribute to the attainment of the goal are:  

SO1:        To provide guidance and harmonize the implementation of interventions in MN deficiency control at all levels.

SO2:        To improve the technical capacity of health workers at all levels involved in planning, implementation and monitoring of micronutrient deficiency control and management

SO3         To develop capacity of other key program personnel from other sectors on micronutrient deficiency control.

SO4: To improve community awareness on benefits of micronutrients and ownership of MN interventions by using the existing social structures

SO5: To improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the supply chain system and distribution of MN supplies

SO6: To introduce and increase the coverage of MN interventions by integrating interventions and messages into existing health, nutrition, education, livestock and other relevant programs.

SO7:        To strengthen the MN programme through advocating for support and resource allocation, and improved coordination amongst all stakeholders.

SO8:        To strengthen monitoring and evaluation of micronutrient control programmes at all levels including information management , documentation  and reporting; and  integrate research on MN programming into the overall health and nutrition research

Reference: 

WHO 2nd Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017

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