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  1. What is the global situation on IDD and how many new borns are still unprotected worldwide?

  2. What is the regional situation on IDD elimination efforts in Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States?

  3. Which regional meetings/agreements shaped the regional iodine deficiency elimination policy in CEE/CIS?

  4. Which meetings of salt producers reflect the regional development of iodized salt policy and standards in CEE/CIS?

  5. What is the status of the efforts to eliminate IDD in CARK ( Central Asian Republics and Kazakhstan)?

  6. What is the status of the efforts to eliminate IDD in Western Europe?

  7. What are the general consequences of IDDs and particularly on pregnancy, intelligence, and the thyroid?

  8. What is the cost of IDDs to a nation?

  9. What is the relationship between radioactivity and IDD?

  10. What does a USI and IDD elimination programme entail?

  11. What is the procedure of confirmation for a country that has eliminated IDD?

  12. Where can I find examples of TORs on tasks related to USI and IDD elimination?

  13. Where can I find information on advocacy for USI and good examples on obtaining political commitment?

  14. Where can I find examples of advocacy strategies using cost benefit analysis?

  15. Where can I find information about Anatoly Karpov and his involvement with UNICEF and IDD?

  16. Where can I find information about the Damage Assessment Report (DAR)

  17. What did the International Meeting for the Sustained Elimination of Iodine Deficiency Disorders, held in Beijing in 2003 discuss?

  18. What is the Copenhagen Consensus project?

  19. Where can I find communication material about IDD, by country, by channel and by audience?

  20. Where can I find guidelines on how to develop communication activities?

  21. Has there been a review of communication efforts in CEE/CIS?

  22. Where can I find information about USI legislation and enforcement?

  23. Where can I find information about the production of iodized salt?

  24. Where can I find information about the losses of iodine in salt (stability), the use of iodized salt in processed foods, and the use of iodized salt for animals?

  25. Where can I find general information about monitoring the IDD elimination efforts?

  26. Where can I find information about measuring urinary iodine and the laboratory network initiative (IRLI)?

  27. Where can I find the tool for assessing the efforts and the impact of USI?

  28. Who are UNICEF’s partners in the IDD elimination effort?

  29. Where can I find some good examples of IDD elimination programmes?

  30. Where can I find useful links on IDD elimination and micronutrients actvities in general?

 

 

 

 
 
 

 

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