Come May 27, 2019, the Hollandia No Kid Hungry Foundation would be reaching out to children in the internally displaced persons (IDP) camp located at Bogije community, in Ibeju Lekki, Lagos, to celebrate Children’s Day as well as World Nutrition Day marked the next day, May 28, 2019. The intention is to reach out to over 300 children at the camp who are vulnerable as a result of limited access to food.
Hollandia, the leading dairy brand in Nigeria from the stables of CHI Limited, strongly believes every child has the right to good nutrition, and has over the years, been involved in activities aimed at providing food for disadvantaged children through the Hollandia No Kid Hungry Foundation.
According to UNICEF, about 2.5 million Nigerian children suffer from severe acute malnutrition. The report further states that Nigeria has the second highest number of stunted children in the world, mostly resulting from child malnutrition and hunger. Being a dairy brand loved by children in households across Nigeria, the Hollandia brand is passionate about children and views these facts as further impetus to battle against hunger and malnutrition among Nigerian children.
Speaking about the Hollandia No Kid Hungry Foundation, Mr Deepanjan Roy, Managing Director …read more