Programmes / actions in Jamaica

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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) Adherence - Media promotion of healthy nutrition - Adult men and women 2016
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q12a) Food-based dietary guidelines for Jamaica: Healthy eating - Active living. - Food-based dietary guidelines - Adolescents|Adult men and women|All populat... 2015
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q20) Salt Awareness - Media promotion of healthy nutrition - All population groups 2014
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Standards for the Operation, Management and Administration of Early Childhood Institutions - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools - School age children (SAC) 2007
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q40) - Counselling on nutritional support&care for people living with HIV - HIV cases 1997
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q8) - Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)|Lactating women (LW) 1993
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: Infant and young child nutrition (q9c) - Infant feeding in the context of emergencies - Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)
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) - Nutrient declaration - All population groups
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 (q21) - Nutrition education and counselling - Adult men and women|Elderly|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q20) Five Star Health for Men - Media promotion of healthy nutrition - Adult men and women
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National School Feeding Policy - Home, school or community gardening - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National School Feeding Policy - Nutrition education included in school curriculum
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National School Feeding Policy - School feeding programmes
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National School Feeding Policy - School milk scheme - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National School Feeding Policy - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
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