2022: celebrating milestones, innovations and making a difference globally
December 30, 2022
Call to Action: Strengthening large scale food fortification to be part of the COVID-19 response
This brief makes the case for large scale staple food fortification as a critically important tool to fight malnutrition in general, and even more so during the global COVID-19 pandemic. It provides evidence indicating the adverse impacts of the pandemic on large scale food fortification programs in low and middle-income countries (LMICs). Furthermore, this brief outlines recommended actions to meet these challenges and to sustain and strengthen fortification programs.
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