2016 – 2025: international decade against undernourishment
Hundreds of millions of people all over the world are suffering from chronic undernourishment and micronutrient deficiencies. Expelling famine and preventing undernourishment is one of the worldwide objectives of the United Nations. In connection with this the UN have proclaimed the period 2016-2025 the ‘Decade of Action on Nutrition‘.
A glass of NoyNoy for every child!
As many as 250,000 glasses of milk were distributed among children living in children's homes in Greece under a CSR NoyNoy brand programme during the second half of 2015. And still counting in 2016! The programme called ‘A glass of milk for every child’ is an initiative of the Greek NoyNoy team and it had a great impact on Greek society, which is still heavily suffering from the economic crisis.
“Milk ensures a better absorption of minerals from high-fibre food”
Renske Dekkers works as a senior researcher at FrieslandCampina Innovation Centre. She led the project about bioavailability; that is, the absorption of nutrients by the body from food, in this case, from milk.