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Global nutrition targets 2025: Anaemia policy brief.

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World Health Organization [WHO]
Source: 
Geneva, Switzerland, WHO, 2014. [6] p. (WHO/NMH/NHD/14.4)
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In 2012, the World Health Assembly Resolution 65.6 endorsed a Comprehensive implementation plan on maternal, infant and young child nutrition, which specified six global nutrition targets for 2025 . This policy brief covers the second target: a 50% reduction of anaemia in women of reproductive age. The purpose of this policy brief is to increase attention to, investment in, and action for a set of cost-effective interventions and policies that can help Member States and their partners in reducing the rates of anaemia among women of reproductive age. (Excerpts)

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