Programmes / actions in India

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Action name Date End year
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q16) - Ban or virtual elimination of industrial trans fatty acids 2015
Nutrition International - Double Fortified Salt - India - Other food fortification - All population groups 2015 2020
Nutrition International - India - Wheat flour fortification 2015 2020
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q42) - Deworming - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)|Pregnant women (PW) 2014
GAIN School Nutrition Program - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC) 2013 2014
GAIN Large-scale Food Fortification Program (Madhya Pradesh state) - Oil fortification - All population groups 2013 2015
GAIN Large-scale Food Fortification Program (Madhya Pradesh state) - Wheat flour fortification - All population groups 2013 2015
World Breastfeeding Trends Initiative (WBTi) - Infants and young children 2012 2012
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q12a) Dietary guidelines for Indians – a manual - Food-based dietary guidelines - Adolescents|Adult men and women|All population groups|Elderly|Infants and ... 2011
GAIN School Nutrition Program - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC) 2010 2013
GAIN Nutritious Foods for Mothers and Children - Complementary food fortification - Infants and young children 2010 2013
GAIN Nutritious Foods for Mothers and Children - Complementary food fortification - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW) 2010 2013
GAIN Nutritious Foods for Mothers and Children - Complementary food fortification - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW) 2010 2013
Weekly Iron Folic Acid Supplementation - Nutrition International - India - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Adolescents 2010
GAIN Universal Salt Iodization - Salt iodization - All population groups 2008 2015
GAIN Large-scale Food Fortification Program (Rajasthan state) - Milk fortification - All population groups 2007 2016
GAIN Large-scale Food Fortification Program (Rajasthan state) - Oil fortification - All population groups 2007 2016
GAIN Large-scale Food Fortification Program (Rajasthan state) - Wheat flour fortification - All population groups 2007 2016
National maternity protection - Implementation of maternity protection - Women of reproductive age (WRA) 2006
Breastfeeding - Growth monitoring and promotion - Pregnant women (PW)
Breastfeeding - Growth monitoring and promotion - Women of reproductive age (WRA)
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 - Deworming - Infants and young children
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Food distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition - Infants and young children
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Preventive malaria treatment - Women of reproductive age (WRA)
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Promotion and implementation of properly timed cord clamping - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Promotion of improved hygiene practices including handwashing - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Growth monitoring and promotion - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Implementation of legislation on marketing of unhealthy foods and beverages to children - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Implementation of legislation on marketing of unhealthy foods and beverages to children - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Improved food safety at vending places - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Nutrition-Friendly Schools Initiative (NFSI)/Health promoting schools - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Provision of safe water - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School feeding programmes - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Vitamin A supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
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 (q37) - Food distribution/supplementation for prevention of acute malnutrition - 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)|
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q12b) - Nutrient-based dietary guidelines - Adolescents|Adult men and women|Elderly|Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Presch...
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 (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 - Adolescents|Adult men and women|All population groups|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Women of reproduct...
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q20) - Media promotion of healthy nutrition
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Calcium 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 (q27) - Iron supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
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 (q28) - Wheat flour fortification - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q32) - Salt iodization - All population groups
Integrated Child Development Services Project I (ICDS I) - Food distribution/supplementation - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Integrated Child Development Services Project I (ICDS I) - Nutrition education - Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)
Integrated Child Development Services Project I (ICDS I) - Other - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Integrated Child Development Services Project II (ICDS II) - Food distribution/supplementation - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Integrated Child Development Services Project II (ICDS II) - Nutrition education - Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)
Integrated Child Development Services Project II (ICDS II) - Other - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Multiple micronutrient fortification of salt with iron, iodine, B12 ,Folic acid, zinc and Vitamin A - Condiment and seasonings' fortification - All population groups
Multiple micronutrient fortification of salt with iron, iodine, B12 ,Folic acid, zinc and Vitamin A - Other food fortification - All population groups
Nutrition International - India - Maternal Newborn Health and Nutrition (MNHN) Program - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling - Lactating women (LW)
Nutrition International - India - Maternal Newborn Health and Nutrition (MNHN) Program - Care of LBW infants - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)
Nutrition International - India - Maternal Newborn Health and Nutrition (MNHN) Program - Feeding of LBW infants - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)
Nutrition International - India - Maternal Newborn Health and Nutrition (MNHN) Program - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
Nutrition International - India - Maternal Newborn Health and Nutrition (MNHN) Program - Nutrition counselling - Lactating women (LW)
Nutrition International - India - Maternal Nutrition Program - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
Nutrition International - India - Maternal Nutrition Program - Nutrition counselling - Pregnant women (PW)
Nutrition International - India - Salt iodization - All population groups
Nutrition International - Infant and Young Child Nutrition - India - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling
Nutrition International - Infant and Young Child Nutrition - India - Complementary feeding promotion and/or counselling
Nutrition International- India - Vitamin A supplementation
Tamil Nadu Integrated Nutrition Programme (TINP II ) - Food distribution/supplementation - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Tamil Nadu Integrated Nutrition Programme (TINP II ) - Growth monitoring and promotion - Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Tamil Nadu Integrated Nutrition Programme (TINP II ) - Nutrition education - Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)
Tamil Nadu Integrated Nutrition Programme (TINP II ) - Other - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Tamil Nadu Integrated Nutrition Programme (TINP II ) - Vitamin A supplementation - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Tamil Nadu Integrated Nutrition Project I (TINP I) - Food distribution/supplementation - Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Tamil Nadu Integrated Nutrition Project I (TINP I) - Growth monitoring and promotion - Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
Tamil Nadu Integrated Nutrition Project I (TINP I) - Nutrition education
Tamil Nadu Integrated Nutrition Project I (TINP I) - Vitamin A supplementation - Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)