Mechanisms - Dirección de Regulación de Productos de Interés Sanitario, Ministerio de Salud

Lead government agency:
Dirección de Regulación de Productos de Interés Sanitario, Ministerio de Salud
Established year:
1978

Function(s)

Monitoring:
  • Monitoring compliance
Notes: 

Fortification of salt is monitored since 1978.
Fortification of wheat flour is monitored since 1997.
Fortification of maize flour is monitored since 2000.
Fortification of rice is monitored since 2003.
Nutrient declaration is monitored since 2016.

This monitoring mechanism was reported to the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017. Country progress in creating enabling policy environments for promoting healthy diets and nutrition. https://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/policies/global_nut_policyrev...

Revision log

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