These programmes and actions were reported by countries for the 2nd WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017 module on actions related to the prevention and treatment of acute malnutrition. More actions and programmes be accessed through the country page.
WHO (2018) Global Nutrition Policy Review. Country progress in creating enabling policy environments for promoting healthy diets and nutrition
The Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016–2017 is the report of the second comprehensive analysis of nutrition-related policy environment, coordination mechanisms, available capacities and actions being taken in 176 Member States (91%) and one area which responded to the survey carried out between July 2016 and December 2017.
Components of the MAM programme: nutrition counselling, activities that identify and address the underlying causes of malnutrition. Recommendations as part of nutrition: increase intake of animal-source foods high in nutrients, increase intake of plant-source foods high in nutrients. Target groups: children 6-59 months with MAM.