Themes for the Competitive Scientific Research Grants

"CONTRIBUTING TO THE BETTERMENT OF THE FUTURE GENERATION"

PRIORITIZATION

Groups:

  • Pregnant & lactating women
  • Children under the age of 2 years
  • Female adolescence (age 10 - 18 / premarital age)
  • Women of reproductive age

Improve maternal and child nutrition of the poor, which include:

  • Innovation in the development of nutritionally balance and affordable complementary feeding for children 6-24 months.
  • New effective strategies in communication, education and information (KIE) to reinforce the role of breastfeeding, especially exclusive breastfeeding.
  • Development of local food products to fulfill nutritional needs of women.

Research on molecular biology, which are related to the above sub-themes