Iodine Global Network (IGN)

IODINE Global Network

Sudan


COUNTRY POPULATION: 41'511'526 (2018)
MUIC* (µg/L): 66 (2006) Sub-national, SAC (6-12)
POPULATION IODINE INTAKE: Mild deficiency
MUIC IN OTHER POPULATIONS (µg/L): -
HHIS* (UNICEF 2017): 34.4% (MICS 2014)
* MUIC, median urinary iodine concentration
* HHIS, percentage of households consuming iodized salt (>0 ppm) among all tested households

SAC, school-age children; WRA, women of reproductive age; PW, pregnant women

NEWS

22. February 2019

Kiwanis gives UNICEF $200,000 to fight IDD in Sudan

The Kiwanis Children’s Fund Board of Trustees has approved a US$200,000 grant to help UNICEF fight...

22. August 2015

Sudan: iodized salt production to start in the Red Sea State

During a visit to the Red Sea State, Sudan’s Minister of Industry Dr Abdu Daud Suleiman emphasized the...

29. March 2015

Iodine deficiency still rife in Sudan

Twenty-two percent of Sudan’s population suffers from iodine deficiency. During the Consumer Protection...

18. December 2014

Consumption of iodized salt is low in Sudan

Sudan National Nutrition Strategy was presented by the Sudan delegation to the Second International...

NEWSLETTER ARTICLES

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PUBLICATIONS

Sudan: Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2014 (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Key Findings, April 2015
Ministry of Cabinet, Central Bureau of Statistics

POLICY & LEGISLATION

LINKS


Regional Coordinator

Izzeldin Hussein
Muscat, Oman
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National Coordinator

Salwa Abdul Rahim Sorkati
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