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Infant and Young Child Nutrition in Cambodia

Infant and Young Child Nutrition in Cambodia
© UNICEF Cambodia/2013/Khoy
13 month old Chanreah enjoys nutritious "Bobor Khab Krub Kroeung".

Available resources about nutrition in Cambodia, including laws, policies, guidelines, reports, research, communication tools and training materials. Includes documents that explain how Cambodia scaled up the rate of exclusive breast feeding from 11% in 2000 to 74% in 2010; and how Cambodia achieved Universal Salt Iodisation (USI) increasing household use of  iodized salt from 14% in 2000 to 83% in 2010 (CDHS) . A 2011 survey shows that in Cambodia iodine deficiency is no longer a significant public health issue that restricts mental and physical development.

Documents can be accessed HERE.



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