Programmes / actions in Malaysia

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Action name Date End year
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guidelines on the Prohibition of Sales of Foods Outside School Perimeters - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools - School age children (SAC) 2012
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - Vending machines not allowed in schools - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - Standards for marketing of food and non-alcoholic beverages to children in school setting - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - School milk scheme - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - Nutrition education included in school curriculum - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - Home, school or community gardening - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - Extracurricular nutrition education - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - Deworming - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Guide for Healthy School Canteen Management - Monitoring children's growth in schools - School age children (SAC) 2011
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q20) Reduce Sugar Intake Campaign 2010 - Media promotion of healthy nutrition - Adolescents|Adult men and women|All population groups|Elderly|Lactating women (... 2010
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q12a) Malaysian dietary guidelines - Food-based dietary guidelines - Adolescents|Adult men and women|Elderly|Infants and young children|Lactating women (LW)|P... 2010
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: School health and nutrition (q11) School Milk Programme - School milk scheme - School age children (SAC) 1983
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q40) - Counselling on nutritional support&care for people living with HIV - HIV cases 1980
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Supplementary Food Programme - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools - School age children (SAC) 1976
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Supplementary Food Programme - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC) 1976
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q6) - Growth monitoring and promotion - Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC) 1960
GNPR 2016-2017: Nutrition and infectious disease (q42) - Deworming - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)|Pregnant women (PW) 1950
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 - Deworming - Infants and young children
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Deworming - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Distribution of insecticide-treated bednets - Family ( living in same household)
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 - Management of moderate malnutrition - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Management of severe acute malnutrition - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
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: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Food-based dietary guidelines - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Implementation of legislation on marketing of unhealthy foods and beverages to children - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Labelling of food products - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Media promotion of healthy nutrition - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Nutrient-based dietary guidelines - 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: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Salt reduction
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Taxation and price policies - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Deworming - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Growth monitoring and promotion - 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 - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Nutrition-Friendly Schools Initiative (NFSI)/Health promoting schools - 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 feeding programmes - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School fruit and vegetable scheme - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School milk scheme - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Iron supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Margarine/butter fortification - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Milk fortification - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Multiple micronutrients supplementation - Lactating women (LW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Multiple micronutrients supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Multiple micronutrients supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Sugar fortification - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Wheat flour fortification - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Wheat flour fortification - All population groups
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: 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: Nutrition and infectious disease (q41) - Counselling on nutritional support & care for people living with TB - TB cases
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: 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 (q12b) Malaysian Dietary Guidelines - Nutrient-based dietary guidelines - Adolescents|Adult men and women|Elderly|Infants and young children|Lactating women (L...
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q13) - Front-of-pack labelling system - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q13) - Menu labelling - All population groups
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 (q15) - Reformulation of foods and/or beverages to reduce salt/sodium content - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q15) - Reformulation of foods and/or beverages to reduce saturated fatty acid, trans fatty acid, sugars or salt/sodium content - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q15) - Reformulation of foods and/or beverages to reduce sugar content - 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 (q18) - Implementation of legislation on marketing of unhealthy foods and beverages to children
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q19) - Nutrition education and counselling
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|Elderly|Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Women of r...
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Multiple micronutrients supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q27) - Multiple micronutrients 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 (q31) - Oil fortification - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q32) - Salt iodization - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q35) - Milk fortification - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q35) - Other food fortification - All population groups