Iodine Global Network (IGN)


Latest News

15. February 2021

Journal of Nutrition supplement released

The Double-Fortified Salt (Iodized Salt with Iron) Consultation: A Process for Developing Evidence-Based Consideration...

03. February 2021

Iodine Salt Bill placed in the Parliament

Industries Minister Nurul Mazid Mahmud Humayun placed the bill in the House with Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury in...

21. December 2020

Taking the ego out of philanthropy

A funder explains why IGN is one of just two organizations her foundation will support this year.

03. December 2020

New IGN Policy Brief for IDD/USI in Eastern and Southern Africa

The brief outlines the importance of iodine nutrition and identifies key challenges to sustaining USI

18. November 2020

Did health status in your country improve after fortification implementation?

New fortification visualizations are available for salt, maize flour, oil, rice, salt and wheat flour on the Global...

04. November 2020

Universal Salt Iodisation: Lessons learned from Cambodia for ensuring programme sustainability

For the upcoming Micronutrient Forum, IGN contributed to a series of articles in the journal Maternal and Child...


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03. June 2021
Estimates suggest that up to 50% of infants in Europe are at risk of being iodine...
03. March 2021
March 2021 The work of making sure that salt is iodized forever is continuous, and...
02. March 2021
March 2021 We are pleased to announce the appointment of Amal Tucker Brown as our ...
01. March 2021
March 2021 The success of salt iodization as a public health intervention has led to...
28. February 2021
March 2021 We would like to thank the Giselle Foundation for joining the list of IGN...


Global iodine status

Annual Report

Estimating the Impact of USI Programs on Clinical IDD

New IGN leaflet

Push to increase the supply
and availability of iodized salt in the UK

A joint initiative of British Salt, British Thyroid Foundation, UK Iodine Group and the Iodine Global Network

New National Surveys in India

Two new national surveys in India confirm achievement of optimal iodine nutrition in all age groups.

Guidance on the Monitoring of Salt Iodization Programmes and Determination of Population Iodine Status