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 IMMPaCt - International Micronutrient Malnutrition Prevention and Control Program
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A collaged image of smiling people. The title reads IMMPaCt
International Micronutrient Malnutrition Prevention and Control Program

Through IMMPaCt, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) contributes its skills and resources to the global effort to eliminate micronutrient malnutrition.

Micronutrient malnutrition is a shortage of one or more vitamins or minerals. These deficiencies negatively affect

Micronutrient deficiencies greatly reduce a population's economic and social growth.

Developed countries have nearly eliminated micronutrient malnutrition by implementing cost-effective public health interventions such as

Within this site you will find the following information

About the Program
More details on IMMPaCt goals, objectives and activities.

Projects and Tools
IMMPaCt efforts reach across the globe. Find out more about what we do, where we work, and important tools that we use, such as CDCynergy, MAPit, RightSize, and Monitoring Frameworks.

List and description of IMMPaCt partners.

Micronutrient Facts
Information about

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Answers to frequently asked questions about the IMMPaCt program.

Useful links to partners and other organizations.

Let Us Hear From You!
We would like your feedback about this site and the IMMPaCt program.

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Page last reviewed: May 22, 2007
Page last updated: May 22, 2007
Content Source: Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion