Map: Fortification Legislation

Chart ID: 349

Description

The interactive map displays countries that have legal documentation to either standardize (“voluntary fortification”) or mandate (“mandatory fortification”) food fortification, or countries that have written standards for the nutrients added in fortification (“fortification standards”). You may filter by income status, geographic region, and food vehicle.

Sources and Contributors

The legislative and standards documents are collected by FFI, GAIN and/or IGN.  The original source is the author, name, and publication information of the country-specific document.

Links

WHO’s global database on the Implementation of Nutrition Action (GINA):  http://www.who.int/nutrition/gina/en/