Iodine Global Network (IGN)

Russia

COUNTRY POPULATION: 143,964,709 (2018)
MUIC* (µg/L): 88 (2008, 2010, 2012) Sub-national, SAC
POPULATION IODINE INTAKE: Mild deficiency
MUIC IN OTHER POPULATIONS (µg/L): 100 (2012, 2013-15) Sub-national, PW
HHIS* (UNICEF 2017): -
* 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

17. January 2018

Fortifying salt with iodine – a simple measure to prevent intellectual disability

Russian bloggers, media representatives and policy-makers gathered at a WHO event in Moscow to hear...

04. July 2017

Russia prepares to review food legislation to improve iodine intakes

Following a successful nationwide public health campaign, iodine nutrition in Russia has been on the ...

12. April 2016

Russia: Iodine deficiency prevention implemented in Almetyevsk kindergartens

The Almetyevsk (a region in the central Russian republic of Tatarstan) budget has allocated more than ...

IDD NEWSLETTER ARTICLES

“Salt + iodine = Saving IQ”: A nationwide campaign in Russia supports mandatory iodized salt legislation (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Gregory Gerasimov, Press Service of the Russian Endocrinology Research Center (RERC)
IDD Newsletter 1/2017

LINKS

VIDEOS

«Соль плюс йод: IQ сбережет»
Published on 5 October 2016 by Tyumen Time

Йодирование соли - лучшая профилактика йододефицитных заболеваний.
Published on 7 June 2017 by Россия-24

Йодирование соли - лучшая профилактика йододефицитных заболеваний
Published on 7 June 2017 by Россия -1

Regional Coordinator

Gregory Gerasimov
USA
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Deputy Regional Coordinator

Ekaterina Troshina
Russia
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National Coordinator

Ekaterina Troshina
Russia
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