Action - Food-based dietary guidelines (FBDG); National Action Plan for Overweight and Obesity Prevention and Control 2010 -2012; CRASH initiative - Food distribution/supplementation - School age children (SAC)

Programme: Food-based dietary guidelines (FBDG); National Action Plan for Overweight and Obesity Prevention and Control 2010 -2012; CRASH initiative

Programme description

Some of activities anticipated by FBDG and National Action Plan for Overweight and Obesity Prevention and Control :

  • - Developed national nutritional guidelines for elderly persons (2011; Ministry of Health)
  • - Development of national dietary guidelines and standards for school nutrition in elementary schools (2011 -2012, Ministry of Health);
  • - Development of national draft document on food marketing to children regulation (2012, on-going; WHO project);
  • - Pilot project related to salt reduction in bakery products (bread) (2012, on-going, CNIPH and food industry);
  • - Research project on metabolic syndrome, eating habits and nutritional status in adolescents (2012 -2013; on-going; CNIPH and Institute for Anthropological Research);
  • - Anthropometric measurements, clinical examination and dietary habits in school children aged 7 to 14 as part of continuous nutritional assessment monitoring in school children in Croatia.
  • Programme type

    National

    References

    Croatian Health Service Yearbook (published by CNIPH)

    Status: 
    On-going
    Area: 
    Urban
    Rural
    Peri-urban
    Target group: 
    School age children (SAC)
    Age group: 
    7-14 years old
    Delivery: 
    Community-based
    Other delivery: 
    Elementary schools in Croatia
    Target population size : 
    National

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