District Nutrition Planning Unit

  • Central level coordination with district teams on District Nutrition Action Plan(DNAP) activities
  • Provision of guidance and technical expertise for development of DNAP proposals and technical review of DNAP proposals
  • Ensuring timely provision of Financial support for DNAP activities.
  • Monitoring of physical progress of DNAP activities
  • Planning , organizing and implementation of Annual National nutrition Month activities.
  • Annual district review and development of recommendations for targeted interventions in collaboration with SIM unit
  • Development of mechanism for linking Nutrition division with other ministries that conduct Nutrition Sensitive Programmes.
Upcoming programs
Past programs

What is the body mass index (BMI)?

The body mass index (BMI) is a measure that uses your height and weight to work out whether your weight is healthy.  BMI is calculated by dividing an adults’s weight in kilograms by their height in meters squared.  For example, A BMI of 25 means 25kg/m2. Read More