Your generous donations are helping to support 42 nutrition clinics in South Sudan. With your help, we’re screening all under-fives who come to our health facilities, to provide them with therapeutic food before they become severely malnourished.
When families arrive at our nutrition clinics we weigh the children. Then we measure their upper arm with a paper band, which immediately shows if they are dangerously malnourished. If so, the parents are given a supply of emergency food to help their child grow stronger and get back to a healthy weight. Amazingly, it cost less than €1 a day to provide emergency food for a malnourished child in South Sudan.