BANDUNG. Cita Sehat Foundation (CSF) along with RZ organized training for cadres of PKK in Batununggal District, Bandung. This training was attended by 56 cadres (09/16).
“I hope that with this extension, cadres can gain new knowledge so that the volunteers can be a doctor for consultation for the parents participants of IHC.” Said Fadhli, PHB Cita Sehat Bandung as the speaker
The cadres were given a briefing about what is stunting, why it can occur in infants and how to prevent it. It draws on research conducted by the Health Research in 2013 found the prevalence of stunting in Indonesia is higher than other countries in Southeast Asia, such as Myanmar (35%), Vietnam (23%), and Thailand (16%).
Not maximum growth affects approximately 8 million Indonesian children, or one of three children in Indonesia suffers from stunting.
“The material this time is very important for the cadres. Moreover, look at the facts about stunting in Indonesia is quite high. This makes me and other cadres should evaluate Posyandu (IHC) activities to be more focused on nutritional issues. ” Said Sri Rahayu as PKP 2 WG 4 Gumuruh village.