malnutrition

malnutrition

CHN Public Event-Don't Stop Now! To End Child Malnutrition

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Let your voice heard! Be the voice of the children and be a great supporter of best practice for infants and young child feeding! Why is this critical for Cambodia? • Stunting or chronic malnutrition among Cambodian children still stands at 32%, meaning that 1 in 3 children are having this problem. • This is unacceptable and alarming and needs to be addressed urgently. The current prevalence of undernourished children in Cambodia does threaten to the further progress and development of the country. So, let's go and eliminate this problem by joining a very exciting event at night market, which you can gain better knowledge and understanding around child malnutrition and see how you can help tackle the issue. At the same time, you also can enjoy with exciting performances by talented and young Cambodian youth.  Where: Phnom Penh Night Market  When: May 9th from 5:00pm-10:00pm  What: Live concert by young Cambodian singers and other performers, photographing at Nutrition House (Sangvet's House) We also have another booth where you can sign on Petition Cards to express your opinion and show your support to demand the government (Council of Agricultural and Rural Development/CARD) for their further commitment and effort to end child malnutrition in Cambodia.