1. Nutrition Policies & Guidelines
2. Nutrition Profile
3. Strategic Plan
4. Malnutrition
5. Maternal & Child Nutrition
6. Nutrition in Primary Schools
7. Nutrition & HIV /AIDS
8. Food Science & Nutrition
9. Nutrition Indicators
& Surveillance
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The levels of malnutrition in Tanzania continue to be unacceptably high despite intervention efforts undertaken. Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM), Iron Deficiency Anaemia, Iodine Deficiency Disorders (IDD) and Vitamin A Deficiency (VAD) are the main nutritional disorders of public health significance. Population groups most affected are children below 5 years of age, pregnant and lactating women.

Other programmatic areas of interest are nutrition surveillance, household food security, infant feeding in the context of HIV/AIDS and food fortification.



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