Programmes / actions in Gambia

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Action name Date End year
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) School Health Programme - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools - School age children (SAC) 2010
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) School Health Programme - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC) 2010
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) School Health Programme - Nutrition education included in school curriculum - School age children (SAC) 2010
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) School Health Programme - Home, school or community gardening - School age children (SAC) 2010
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) School Health Programme - Deworming - School age children (SAC) 2010
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q42) - Deworming - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC) 2000
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q8) - Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)|Lactating women (LW) 1992
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q40) - Counselling on nutritional support&care for people living with HIV - HIV cases 1990
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q20) Even though not very structural, media campaigns are held on specific issues to promote healthy diets and good nutrition - Media promotion of healthy nutr... 1990
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q41) - Counselling on nutritional support & care for people living with TB - TB cases 1990
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q6) - Growth monitoring and promotion - Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC) 1978
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 (q7) - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling - Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Infants and young children
GNPR 2016-2017: Prevention and management of acute malnutrition (q37) - Food distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition - |All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Prevention and management of acute malnutrition (q38) - Management of moderate malnutrition - MAM child|Infants and young children|
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)|Adult men and women
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q13) - Nutrient declaration - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q21) - Nutrition education and counselling - Adolescents|Adult men and women|All population groups|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Women of reproduct...
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q27) - Vitamin A supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q32) - Salt iodization - All population groups