37721-022: Sustainable Food Fortification in Central Asia and Mongolia
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The goal of the Project is to reinforce and sustain the reduction of iodine deficiency disorder (IDD) and iron deficiency anemia (IDA) among poor children and women in Central Asia through parallel attention to supply (production and distribution); demand (public awareness and demand creation); and regulation (quality control, implementation of regulations and legislation, and trade facilitation). The specific objectives are to (i) obtain and sustain use of iodized salt by 90% of households; ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 9052
|Approval Date||22 Jul 2004|
|Closing Date||17 Aug 2011|
Health and social protection
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
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