38104-012: Iron and Folic Acid Fortification in Smallscale Chakki Milling to Improve the Lives of the Poor, Especially Women and Children (formerly Cap Bldg to Support Flour Fortification)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project is aimed at reducing anemia and folic acid deficiency in two low-income, high risk districts by providing significant levels of added dietary iron and folic acid via small mill chakki flour fortification in a population of 150,000-175,000; building capacity of chakki millers, and related businesses to fortify atta flour; building capacity of district and provincial government to regulate, monitor and support chakki fortification flour; building capacity building lof local ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 38104-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number Grant No. 9090
Approval Date 17 Mar 2006
Sector Health and social protection
Subsector Nutrition


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