MANILA—Unilever Philippines has teamed up with the Division of Social Welfare and Growth in Calabarzon to roll out a diet program within the area.
Beneath the “Knorr Nutri-Sarap Diet Program”, the corporate goals to assist clear up the issue of malnutrition and undernourishment amongst lower-income households by offering them with entry to wholesome home-cooked meals.
Outcomes of a Fast Diet Evaluation Survey carried out by the Division of Science and Expertise—Meals and Diet Analysis Institute (DOST-FNRI) in 2020 confirmed that 6 out of 10 — or 62.1 % — of surveyed households reported “average to extreme” meals insecurity, with this insecurity highest in households with youngsters and pregnant members.
This system goals to teach households on nutritious consuming and cooking with a 21-day diet plan.
Unilever and the DSWD hopes to assist greater than 200,000 youngsters within the area via this system.
“Knorr Nutri-Sarap Diet Program simplifies meal planning and preparation and empowers our group mothers to make more healthy selections for his or her household,” mentioned Bindoy Baltazar, advertising and marketing director for meals at Unilever Philippines.
By this system, Unilever will put together and supply studying modules, conduct a home-based 21-day coaching program, and supply entry to diet consultants.
The DSWD, for its half, will join the corporate with its Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries within the area, in addition to prolong essential steerage and help for this system.
Unilever, Knorr Philippines, Knorr Nutri-Sarap Diet Program, DSWD Area 4-A, DSWD Calabarzon, Division of Social Welfare and Growth