9 May 2016 -- This report provides updated information on the status of implementing the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes and subsequent relevant World Health Assembly resolutions (“the Code”) in and by countries. It presents the legal status of the Code, including - where such information is available - to what extent Code provisions have been incorporated in national legal measures.
Use of multiple micronutrient powders for point-of-use fortification of foods consumed by pregnant women
21 March 2016 -- Member States have requested guidance from the World Health Organization on the effects and safety of the use of multiple micronutrient powders for point-of-use fortification of foods consumed by pregnant women.
11 March 2016 -- This guideline provides a global, evidence-informed recommendation on daily iron supplementation in menstruating adult women and adolescents, as a public-health intervention for the prevention of anaemia and iron deficiency.
11 March 2016 -- This guideline provides global, evidence-informed recommendations on daily iron supplementation in infants and children, as a public-health intervention for the prevention of anaemia and iron deficiency. It includes recommendations for iron supplementation in countries where malaria is prevalent.
Click on any of the following links to see the corresponding list of nutrition publications:
- WHO guidelines on nutrition
- List of publications on nutrition by year
- Full list of publications on nutrition