Programmes / actions in Antigua and Barbuda

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Action name Date End year
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q20) Promotion of the Food Based Dietary Guidelines - Media promotion of healthy nutrition - All population groups 2013
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q12a) Food-based dietary guidelines for Antigua and Barbuda. - Food-based dietary guidelines - All population groups|Infants and young children 2013
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National School Meals Program - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools - School age children (SAC) 2006
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National School Meals Program - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC) 2006
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National School Meals Program - Nutrition education included in school curriculum - School age children (SAC) 2006
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National School Meals Program - Home, school or community gardening - School age children (SAC) 2006
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants (up to 1 year of age)
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Complementary feeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants and young children
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Counselling on nutritional support&care for people living with HIV - Pregnant/lactating women with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA)
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Food distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition - Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Promotion of improved hygiene practices including handwashing - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Labelling of food products
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Media promotion of healthy nutrition - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Nutrition counselling - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Promotion of fruit and vegetable intake - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Improved food safety at vending places - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Provision of safe water - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School fruit and vegetable scheme - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q10) - Complementary feeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants and young children
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q6) - Growth monitoring and promotion - Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q7) - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling - Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Infants and young children
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q9a) - Feeding of LBW infants - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)|Lactating women (LW)|Infants (up to 1 year of age)
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q9b) - Infant feeding in the context of HIV - Infants and young children|Pregnant/lactating women with HIV/AIDS
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q40) - Counselling on nutritional support&care for people living with HIV - HIV cases
GNPR 2016-2017: Prevention and management of acute malnutrition (q38) - Management of moderate malnutrition - MAM child|Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|
GNPR 2016-2017: Prevention and management of acute malnutrition (q39) - Management of severe acute malnutrition - SAM child|Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q13) - Nutrition and health claims
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q17) - Taxation and price policies - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q21) - Nutrition education and counselling - All population groups|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Iron supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q28) - Wheat flour fortification - All population groups