Policy - Strategic Plan and Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Non Communicable Diseases in Tanzania 2016-2020

End date:
Published by:
Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children
Published year:
May 2016
Is the policy document adopted?:
No / No information
Type of policy:
NCD policy, strategy or plan with healthy diet components


Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

• Reduction in the mean population intake of salt to less than 5gms per day

• 0% increase in obesity prevalence from baseline

• 25% reduction from baseline in the prevalence of raised blood pressure

• 10% reduction from baseline in the proportion of individuals with raised total cholesterol

• 10% reduction from baseline in the prevalence of diabetes

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