35184-012: Improving Nutrition for Poor Mothers and Children in Asian Countries in Transition

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project aims to improve the nutrition status, and physical and mental capacity of the poor by piloting an umbrella regional program for delivering micronutrient fortified salt and wheat flour to the populations in the ACT region. The Project will particularly target poor women of reproductive age and children. It will (i) focus support on the poor currently afflicted or at risk (ii) pilot related capacity building processes for establishing a regional network of marketing, distribution, ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 35184-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Grant No. 9005
Approval Date 26 Apr 2001
Closing Date 30 Mar 2011
Geographical Location Republic of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Republic of Tajikistan, Republic of Uzbekistan
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Health
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)


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