The Government of The Gambia and the World Bank initiated…Read More!
Optimal maternal nutrition before and during pregnancy is a very…Read More!
The National Nutrition Agency (NaNA) was established in 2000 (an amalgamation of the Nutrition Unit Ministry of Health and the Office of the Nutrition Component Coordinator of the World Bank supported Participatory Health Population and Nutrition Project). The Agency became…Read More
As a global effort to implement practices that protect, promote and support breastfeeding, the World Health…Know More
Micronutrient Deﬁciencies, deﬁned as a lack of essential vitamins and minerals required in small amounts by…Know More
The BFCI programme is a comprehensive nutrition and health education package developed by the National Nutrition…Know More
The Social and Behavioral Change Communication (SBCC) Program virtually cuts across every other programme within the…Know More
A brief insight on the Agency Remove any sectoral bias if placed under either health or agriculture it is bound to suffer some sectoral bias, as the sectors will be concerned with only their areas paying scant attention to other components. Therefore, to give it the needed visibility that it deserves, the Agency responsible for Nutrition is placed under a higher office such as the Office of The Vice President; Attract a wider funding base for nutrition One of the major constraints of the then Nutrition Unit under the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (MoH&SW) was a limited funding…Learn More