BOYOLALI. On the human growth phase, toddler is an important age because this period is the period when human’s brain and body grow significantly. Thus in this period, parents must notice their child condition to ensure their child future growth.
Adequate nutrition intake is a must in order to support toddler growth.Therefore, the issues of malnutrition toddler are issues that must be considered. As a concern toward malnutrition toddlers in Indonesia, RZ presents a program named Siaga Gizi Balita that focuses on aiding malnourished toddlers.
This month, RZ conducts an intervention program toward 3 malnourished toddlers in Ngargorejo Village, Boyolali, Central Java. The intervention program is in the form of distribution supplementary food packages containing formula milk, biscuits, and mung bean porridge.
Through this program RZ aims to eradicate extreme hunger and alleviate the number of child mortality. In addition, this program also in accordance with one of Millennium Development Goals namely eradicates extreme poverty and hunger. ***