These programmes and actions were reported by countries for the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2009-2010, Module 5 on Vitamin and mineral nutrition. Please note that for simplicity, all interventions in a thematic module have been combined under the same programme for GINA, while they may not be implemented as a package and may have different partners. These data are currently being updated and completed through the GINA verification process. If you think you can help update and complete any of these data, please sign up to GINA and edit.
WHO (2013) Global Nutrition Policy Review. What does it take to scale up nutrition action?
The Global nutrition policy review is based on a questionnaire survey conducted during 2009–2010, in which 119 WHO Member States and 4 territories participated.
Supplementation with zinc was reported to the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review (GNPR) 2009-2010. Supplementation free to user. Report reference: Vitamin/mineral for Pregnant women is given when required.Iron folic acid: Fe (as fumarate) + folic 60 + 0.4mgVitamin A: is provided routinely and every six months for 12-59 months 200,000 IU and children 6-11 months - 100,000 IUZinc dosage: depends on age. Frequency: depends on needs thru IMCI