Policy - National Food & Nutrition Policy

Date:
2006
Published by:
MoH
Published year:
2006
Is the policy document adopted?:
No / No information
Adopted year:
2006
Adopted by:
Cabinet office, NFNC Ministries & Partners
Type of policy:
Comprehensive national nutrition policy, strategy or plan

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Goals
Goals, objectives or targets related to nutrition: 

PRINCIPAL GOAL:

The principal goal of the National Food and Nutrition Policy is to achieve sustainable food and nutrition security and to eliminate all forms of malnutrition in order to have a well-nourished and healthy population that can effectively contribute to national economic development.

 

POLICY OBJCETIVES:

a. To develop and implement policies and programmes that will ensure adequate nutrition, food security, food quality and safety at individual, household, community and national level.
b. To promote and establish programmes aimed at providing quality nutrition care.
c. To incorporate nutrition issues into developmental programmes.
d. To monitor and evaluate all nutrition interventions.

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Reference: 

WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2009-2010

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Thu, 09/01/2016 - 17:14engesveenkPolicy moderated by engesveenk.published
Fri, 07/08/2016 - 03:29engesveenkPolicy moderated by engesveenk.published
Tue, 03/19/2013 - 17:21mcdowellaEdited by mcdowella. Added goal, objectives and PDFdraft