Programmes / actions in Sweden

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Action name Date End year
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q12a) Find your way to eat greener, not too much and to be active! - Food-based dietary guidelines - Adolescents|Adult men and women|All population groups|Inf... 2015
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National Education Act - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools - School age children (SAC) 2010
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) National Education Act - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC) 2010
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) School milk programme - School milk scheme - School age children (SAC) 1995
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 - Promotion of improved hygiene practices including handwashing - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Food-based dietary guidelines
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Implementation of legislation on marketing of unhealthy foods and beverages to children
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Salt reduction
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Deworming - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Growth monitoring and promotion - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Implementation of legislation on marketing of unhealthy foods and beverages to children - 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 - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|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 - 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 - School feeding programmes - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School fruit and vegetable scheme - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School milk scheme - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Folic acid supplementation - Females
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Iron supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Maize/corn flour fortification - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Salt iodization - 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 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 (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 (q8) - Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)|Lactating women (LW)
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: Nutrition and infectious disease (q42) - Deworming - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Prevention and management of acute malnutrition (q39) - Management of severe acute malnutrition - SAM child
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) - 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 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 (q15) - Reformulation of foods and/or beverages to reduce trans fatty acid content - 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 (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: School health and nutrition (q11) - Monitoring children's growth in schools - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Nutrition education - Nutrition education included in school curriculum - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Iron and folic acid supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q25) - Iron supplementation - Pregnant women (PW)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q26) - Folic acid supplementation - Women of reproductive age (WRA)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q27) - Vitamin D 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