Sustained Elimination of Iodine Deficiency Disorders

Reporting Organization:International Council for the Control of Iodine Deficiency Disorders (ICCIDD)
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 377,000
Timeframe: March 23, 2012 - March 31, 2013
Status: Completion
Contact Information: Unspecified

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization

International Council for the Control of Iodine Deficiency Disorders (ICCIDD)

Participating Organizations


Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

Ghana - $ 139,490.00 (37.00%)

Ethiopia - $ 90,480.00 (24.00%)

Bangladesh - $ 49,010.00 (13.00%)

Sudan (the) - $ 49,010.00 (13.00%)

Tanzania, United Republic of - $ 49,010.00 (13.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Health - Total Budget Allocation

Reproductive Health & Rights incl. Maternal Health (50 %)

Nutrition (42.5 %)

Other - Total Budget Allocation

Law, Governance & Public Policy (5 %)

Food Security & Agriculture (2.5 %)

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This projects aims to promote optimal iodine nutrition and the elimination of iodine deficiency disorders by supporting the International Council for the Control of Iodine Deficiency Disorders (ICCIDD). The ICCIDD’s multidisciplinary global network consists of nine regional coordinators, four sub-regional coordinators and over 600 specialists in all regions of the world. It works with governments and development agencies at the national level to ensure that adequate national programs are in place to achieve the goal of the elimination of iodone deficiency disorders (IDD). The ICCIDD contributes to the implementation, independent evaluation and monitoring of these national programs. This grant supports one year of ICCIDD activities in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Ghana, Sudan and Tanzania.

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adult women Adult men Adolescent females Adolescent males Children, girls Children, boys Under-5 children Newborns Older adults, women Older adults, men
Total Direct Population: Unspecified
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results

The expected intermediate outcome is an increased percentage of households in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Ghana, Sudan and Tanzania having access to iodized salt.

Achieved Results



  • None Selected
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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