Nutrition

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Infants and young children need proper nutrition to thrive and develop.  But young children in Central Asia still suffer from malnutrition and lack protection from iodine deficiency disorder despite our region’s economic growth.

Below are some on the latest available information from national surveys in 2008 and from the report Universal Salt Iodisation in CEE CIS during 2000 – 2009 :

UNICEF in Action

UNICEF seeks to build the foundations of good nutrition in our region with the following actions:

Updated 30 May, 2011

 

 

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