Policies in Bangladesh

Nutrition country profile (NLiS) | Country statistics (GHO) | WHO country page
Policy Start date End date
4th Health, Population and Nutrition Sector Programmme (4th HPNSP) Operational Plan (OP) Non Communicable Disease Control 2017 2022
Health, Nutrition and Population Strategic Investment Plan (HNPSIP) 2016-2021. "Better Health for a Prosperous Society" 2016 2021
National strategy on prevention and control of micronutrient deficiencies, Bangladesh (2015-2024) 2015 2024
United Nations Development Assistance Framework for Bangladesh 2012 2016
Bangladesh Country Investment Plan 2011 ---
Health Population & Nutrition Sector Development Plan (HPNSDP) 2011 2016
Sixth Five Year Plan. FY2011-FY2015. Accelerating Growth and Reducing Poverty. 2011 2015
National Agriculture Policy 2010 ---
National Communication Framework and Plan for Infant and Young Child Feeding in Bangladesh 2010 ---
National Neonatal Health Strategy and Guidelines for Bangladesh 2009 2015
National Food Policy Plan of Action 2008 2015
Bangladesh Standards for the labeling of prepackaged food 2008 ---
Guidelines for use of Nutrition and Health Claims 2008 ---
National Health Policy 2008 ---
National Strategy for Anemia Prevention & Control 2007 ---
National Strategy for infant and young child feeding (IYCF) 2007 ---
Strategic Plan for Surveillance and Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases in Bangladesh 2007 2010
Labour Act 2006 ---
National Food Policy 2006 ---
Bangladesh National Plan of Action for Nutrition (NPAN) 1997 ---
National Food and Nutrition Policy 1997 ---
IDD Prevention Law 1989 (salt law) 1989 ---
Breast-milk Substitutes (Regulation of Marketing) Ordinance 1984 1984 ---
A plan for cancer control in Bangladesh --- ---
The Bangladesh Pure Food (Amendments) Act --- ---