Health & Nutrition

Wednesday 9 October 2019

Student takes lessons on dietary nutrition to heart

Ly Leakhena is a 14-year-old girl who is currently studying in ninth grade at Khael Chey Secondary School. She and her family live in Ou Svay Commune, Kampong Siem District, Kampong Cham Province close to the Mekong River in eastern Cambodia. While eating breakfast with her friends, Leakhena told us that she and her friends do not skip their morning meals anymore after attending a workshop with Save the Children.

Friday 9 February 2018

What are you doing on St. Valentine’s this year?

“Valentine’s day is the time to show love to others,” says Chet Kanhchna, a young singer-songwriter and celebrity idol in Cambodia. “Have you ever thought of showing that love to you, yourself? Love and respect yourself,” she urges. 

Friday 13 October 2017

Global Handwashing Day

To mark Global Handwashing Day with the theme “Our Hands, Our Future”, NOURISH’s integrated stunting prevention “Grow Together” campaign in Cambodia promotes handwashing with soap at five critical times: 1) before eating, 2) before feeding children, 3) before cooking, 4) after using the latrine, and 4) after cleaning a baby’s bottom.

Thursday 14 September 2017

Small Fish Powder helps Children Grow

A new TV spot promoting Small Fish Powder as part of the stunting prevention campaign “Grow Together” was unveiled today by Cambodia’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, the Council for Agricultural and Rural Development and USAID’s NOURISH project, which is managed by Save the Children.

Friday 18 August 2017

Local Small Businesses Help to Improve Sanitation

Mr. Kim selling latrine components during a “first 1,000 days” village fair organized by the NOURISH project in Siem Reap.