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26. October 2015

EAPRO Workshop, 12-14 October 2015

Earlier this month, the Iodine Global Network held a Regional Workshop on “Achieving universal salt iodization for optimal iodine nutrition” in Bangkok. The three-day event was organized jointly with our...

IDD Newsletter

Introducing salt reduction strategies without jeopardizing salt iodization: a WHO workshop in South-East Asia (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
IDD Newsletter 1/2015
To harmonize national strategies to control iodine deficiency and reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease, the WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia and the All India Institute of Medical Sciences conducted a Regional Workshop on sodium intake and iodized salt on 29–30 September 2014 in New Delhi, India.
Iodized salt legislation in South and East Asia and the Pacific: an overview (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
IDD Newsletter 2/2013
F Bégin and K Codling, UNICEF East Asia Pacific Regional Office

Publications on iodine

Meeting Report: The East Asia Pacific Regional Workshop on Achievement
of Universal Salt Iodization for Optimal Iodine Nutrition
(PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
12-14 October 2015--Bangkok, Thailand
2016 UNICEF/EAPRO East Asia and Pacific Regional Office
Sodium intake and iodized salt in the South-East Asia Region (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Report of a regional workshop, New Delhi, India, 29-30 September 2014
Food fortification in five Southeast Asian countries: SMILING project (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Pattanee Winichagoon, Ph.D on behalf of the SMILING team
Presented at the SMILING Symposium, 20th International Congress of Nutrition, Granada, Spain
September 16, 2013
Elimination of Iodine Deficiency Disorders in South-East Asia (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Report of an expert consultative meeting, Bangkok, Thailand, 25–26 June 2007
WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia
What Works? A Review of the Efficacy and Effectiveness of Nutrition Interventions (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Lindsay H. Allen and Stuart R. Gillespie
United Nations Administrative Committee on Coordination, Sub-Committee on Nutrition (ACC/SCN), in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank (ADB), 2001

Legislation

Regulatory monitoring systems of fortified salt and wheat flour in selected ASEAN countries
(PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Annoek van den Wijngaart, France Bégin, Karen Codling, Philip Randall, and Quentin W. Johnson
Food and Nutrition Bulletin 2013, vol. 34, no. 2 (supplement); S102-S111
Review of National Legislation for Universal Salt Iodization: South and East Asia and the Pacific (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
UNICEF EAPRO Bangkok
Updated July 2015
Report on regulatory status of micronutrient fortification in Southeast Asia (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
ILSI Southeast Asia Region Report Series
International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI)

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