Preparation of the research and a scientific publication:Nutrion during pregnancy:Evaluation of the situation in Latvia and impact of the National guidelines on nutrition and pregnancy

Project Details


To conduct a survey of 500 pregnant women and women seven days post-partum; to develop the data set and carry out the statistical analysis; to present the data to the professional associations involved in antenatal and postnatal care in Latvia; to present recommendations to the CDC Latvia (responsible for promotion of healthy nutrition in pregnancy and promotion of breastfeeding); and to adjust the available tools and instruments based on the outcomes of the study. Develop and submit an abstract, as well as present data at two international conferences/meetings, and submit a paper to a peer-reviewed journal. 
Effective start/end date18/02/1930/07/19

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


  • Nutrion during pregnancy
  • survey

Field of Science

  • 3.3 Health sciences

Smart Specialization Area

  • Social sciences and humanities as fields with horizontal impact on RIS3


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