Category: Nutrition

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Sindh launches EU-funded programme to reduce stunting rate to 40 per cent

Launching the European Union-funded ‘Programme for Improved Nutrition in Sindh’ (PINS), Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah said on Tuesday malnutrition had...

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EU lauds Pak efforts in addressing challenges faced by country

Chairman Foreign Affairs Committee of European Parliament David McAllister has appreciated efforts of Government of Pakistan in addressing challenges faced by the...

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Enact universal salt iodization laws

ISLAMABAD: The federal and the provincial governments must enact laws which make the production and distribution of iodised salt mandatory in the country. This was...

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Call to make joint efforts to address malnutrition

ISLAMABAD: Only Sindh has passed Universal Salt Iodisation (USI) law making use and sale of iodised salt mandatory, and other provinces should also follow suit because...

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Speakers call for harmonisation of food legislation to ensure food quality

ISLAMABAD: Defence Production Minister Rana Tanveer Hussain on Wednesday said, “Pakistan’s food industry is the 2nd largest and plays a key role in the country’s...