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The Health Sector Development Project II (HSDP II) - Vitamin A supplementation - Infants
and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
The Health Sector Development Project II (HSDP II)
The Health Sector Development Project II (HSDP II) was launched in 2003 and is still operating at the time of writing.
Large scale programmes
Total project funding was US$ 1.83 billion, 14% of which was designated for nutrition and food security (US$ 256 million). Funding for the
original project has been expanded for 2009?2011. Additional funding disbursed was US$ 30.9 million in pooled funds and US$ 9.1 million
in non-pooled World Bank funds.
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 HSDP II is retrieved from the ENA Part II where HSDP II is one of 32 large-scale
community-based programs that has been reviewed in detail and evaluated.
Date de dbut
United Republic of Tanzania
Vitamin A supplementation
Children below 5 years
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