Programmes / actions in El Salvador

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Food-based dietary guidelines
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q12a) Guías alimentarias para las familias salvadoreñas [Dietary guidelines for Salvadorian families] - Food-based dietary guidelines - All population group... 2012
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Food-based dietary guidelines - All population groups
Conditional cash transfer
Action name Date End date
Purchase for Progress (P4P) Pilot Initiative - Conditional cash transfer - Adult men and women 2008 2013
Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants (up to 1 year of age)
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q7) - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling - Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Infants and young children
Complementary feeding promotion and/or counselling
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Complementary feeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants and young children
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q10) - Complementary feeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants and young children
Counselling on nutritional support&care for people living with HIV
Action name Date End date
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 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q40) - Counselling on nutritional support&care for people living with HIV - HIV cases
Deworming
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Deworming - Infants and young children
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q42) - Deworming
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - Deworming - School age children (SAC)
Food distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Food distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition - Infants and young children
GNPR 2016-2017: Prevention and management of acute malnutrition (q37) - Food distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition - Infants and young children|All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - Food distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition - School age children (SAC)
Management of moderate malnutrition
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Management of moderate malnutrition - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Prevention and management of acute malnutrition (q38) - Management of moderate malnutrition - MAM child
Management of severe acute malnutrition
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Management of severe acute malnutrition - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Prevention and management of acute malnutrition (q39) - Management of severe acute malnutrition - SAM child
Promotion and implementation of properly timed cord clamping
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Promotion and implementation of properly timed cord clamping - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)
Promotion of improved hygiene practices including handwashing
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Promotion of improved hygiene practices including handwashing - All population groups
Labelling of food products
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Labelling of food products - All population groups
Media promotion of healthy nutrition
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Media promotion of healthy nutrition - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q20) - Media promotion of healthy nutrition
Nutrient-based dietary guidelines
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Nutrient-based dietary guidelines - All population groups
Nutrition education and counselling
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Nutrition counselling - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q21) - Nutrition education and counselling
Promotion of fruit and vegetable intake
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Promotion of fruit and vegetable intake - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
Improved food safety at vending places
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Improved food safety at vending places - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Provision of safe water
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Provision of safe water - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
School milk scheme
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School milk scheme - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - School milk scheme - School age children (SAC)
Complementary food fortification
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Complementary food fortification - Infants and young children
Iodine supplementation
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Iodine supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Iodine supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
Iron and folic acid supplementation
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Females
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Iron and 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 (q26) - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Women of reproductive age (WRA)
Iron supplementation
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Iron supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q26) - Iron supplementation - Women of reproductive age (WRA)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q27) - Iron supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Salt iodization
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Salt iodization - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Salt iodization - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q32) - Salt iodization - All population groups
Vitamin A supplementation
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Vitamin A supplementation - Infants (up to 1 year of age)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Vitamin A supplementation - Lactating women (LW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Vitamin A supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q27) - Vitamin A supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Wheat flour fortification
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Wheat flour fortification - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q28) - Wheat flour fortification - All population groups
Zinc supplementation
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Zinc supplementation - Diarrhoea cases
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Zinc supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q27) - Zinc supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Growth monitoring and promotion
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q6) - Growth monitoring and promotion - Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI)
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q8) - Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)|Lactating women (LW)
Feeding of LBW infants
Action name Date End date
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)
Infant feeding in the context of HIV
Action name Date End date
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
Infant feeding in the context of emergencies
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q9c) - Infant feeding in the context of emergencies - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)
Counselling on nutritional support & care for people living with TB
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q41) - Counselling on nutritional support & care for people living with TB - TB cases
Front-of-pack labelling system
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q13) - Front-of-pack labelling system - All population groups
Nutrient declaration
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q13) - Nutrient declaration - All population groups
Nutrition and health claims
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q13) - Nutrition and health claims
Home, school or community gardening
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - Home, school or community gardening - School age children (SAC)
Micronutrient supplementation in schools
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - Micronutrient supplementation in schools - School age children (SAC)
Monitoring children's growth in schools
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - Monitoring children's growth in schools - School age children (SAC)
Nutrition education included in school curriculum
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - Nutrition education included in school curriculum - School age children (SAC)
School feeding programmes
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC)
Standards for marketing of food and non-alcoholic beverages to children in school setting
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - Standards for marketing of food and non-alcoholic beverages to children in school setting - School age children (SAC)
Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools - School age children (SAC)
Calcium supplementation
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Calcium supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
Folic acid supplementation
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q26) - Folic acid supplementation - Women of reproductive age (WRA)
Multiple micronutrients supplementation
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q27) - Multiple micronutrients supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Maize/corn flour fortification
Action name Date End date
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q29) - Maize/corn flour fortification - All population groups
Multiple micronutrient powder (point-of-use fortification)
Action name Date End date
Iniciativa Salud Mesoamerica 2015 - Multiple micronutrient powder (point-of-use fortification) - Infants and young children
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