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Showing posts with label Plumpy nut saving lives Africa. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Plumpy nut saving lives Africa. Show all posts

Friday, June 27, 2008

Plumpy Nut!


A nutrient-dense peanut butter concoction is saving the lives of starving children in Africa. It is portable and needs no (clean) water, no refrigeration, and no cooking. In short, it is ideal for impoverished families. "Malnutrition destroys a child's immune system, so they're more susceptible to diseases and less capable of recovering from them," Anderson Cooper reported. Invented by the relief group Doctors Without Borders, a daily dose Plumpy Nut costs less than one dollar. Click the link above to read the transcript or watch the video. God works through people.