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The effectiviness of iron folic acid supplementation program in reducing anemia and stunting prevalence in Indonesia: a meta-analysis

This is a systematic review and meta analysis of several publications in various journals on the impact and effectiveness of the iron folic acid supplementation program on reducing the prevalence of anemia and reducing the prevalence of stunting in Indonesia. This review a number of conclusions on additional interventions implemented in tandem with IFA supplementation such as educational interventions, intake of fruits and vegetables and additional micronutrients such as Vitamin C, A and Zinc. It also provides recommendations on improving adherence, behaviour change strategies, consumption of other micronutrients and program implementation.

Secretariat of the Vice-President of Indonesia
  • East Asia and the Pacific
  • Research