With 140 countries implementing fortification programmes, there is a global need for effective monitoring.

The FORTIMAS methodology uses public-private sector partnerships to collect data on the coverage of fortified foods, and assess improvements in the micronutrient status of populations.


On Wednesday 2 March, the 2FAS-supported research lots presented their work and key findings at an online gathering.

Despite an increasing body of evidence suggesting that food fortification can play a significant role in reducing micronutrient deficiencies, further research is needed to fill important information gaps, and to guide successful policy and programme development and implementation.                                                                                    To contribute to filling these gaps, 2FAS is conducting research in collaboration...


The Kenyan Ministry of Health’s Division of Nutrition and Dietetics held its second Food Fortification Summit in June. The summit, organised by the Ministry of Health in collaboration with the European Union, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), and Nutrition International, provided an opportunity for stakeholders to review progress in the national food fortification programme, and follow up on actions proposed during the last summit in 2018.Participants comprised government ministers, academia...


The European Development Days (EDD) are being held on Tuesday 15th and Wednesday 16th June 2021. This year, the event is online, but the EDD team has created a Global Village where we can chat with each other in a public forum, as well as book one-to-one and group meetings.

2FAS has a stand under the topic ‘Rural Transformation and Food Systems’. Come over and browse the materials we’ve uploaded, message us, or book a meeting with one of our experts.


On Thursday 29th April at 2pm CET, the Second Global Summit on Food Fortification is hosting its fourth webinar in the 2021 virtual series. The webinar will take stock of progress made in industrial fortification across regional economic communities, and examine areas for future development.

This is an opportunity for all of us working or interested in industrial fortification to participate, share our knowledge, and gain insights from experts in the field.

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