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National Nutrition Program (NNP) - Nutrition education - Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant
National Nutrition Program (NNP)
The NNP was a follow-up of the The Bangladesh Integrated Nutrition Programme ((BINP) - which was completed in 2002). The
implementation of the NNP started in 2004.
Large scale programmes
WHO (2013) Essential Nutrition Actions ? Improving maternal, newborn, infant and young child health and nutrition, which provides a
compact of WHO guidance on nutrition interventions targeting the first 1000 days of life. Part I presents the interventions currently
recommended by WHO, summarizes the rationale and the evidence, and describes the actions require to implement them. Part II provides
an analysis of community-based interventions aimed at improving nutrition and indicates how effective interventions can be delivered in an
integrated fashion. It shows how the essential nutrition actions described in the first part have been implemented in large-scale
programmes in various settings, what the outcomes have been, and to examine the evidence for attribution of changes in nutritional
outcomes to programme activities. This summary of NNP is retrieved from the ENA Part II where NNP is one of 32 large-scale community-
based programs that has been reviewed in detail and evaluated.
Target population size :
Other actions from same programme
Global database on the Implementation of
Nutrition Action (GINA)
Lactating women (LW)
Pregnant women (PW)
Intended coverage: 105/464 thanas
<p>NNP had implementation problems; the baseline survey was delayed and the end survey never
conducted. Thus, no estimate