Article submitted by Sanjidul Islam, Little Citizens For Climate Ambassador in Bangladesh.
Little Citizens for Climate's Bangladesh Team organised a day long Nutrition Fair (Pusti Mela) to create awareness on nutrition among people of coastal community.
This event took place on 21 March (Sunday) at Charmadraj Union of Bhola District supported by UNICEF, Ministary of Women & Children Affairs and Coast Foundation.
The aim of this event is to raise mass awareness among coastal people about nutrition & health care because these peope are not aware about it. The Coastal People's income is limited for this they have to lead a limited life.
Les revenus des populations côtières sont limités, ce qui les oblige à mener une vie limitée, sans pouvoir prendre soin d’eux.
This programme addressed how can people eat proper nutritious food though our income is limited. Here volunteers have also displayed 28 types of cheap cost nutrious food which we can easily get from home garden or villare farm land.
Les volontaires ont présenté 28 types d’aliments nutritifs et bon marché que l’on peut facilement obtenir à partir du jardin de la maison ou de la ferme du village.
Charfassion Municipality Councillor Aktarul Alam Samu, Union Parishad Member Hajera Begum & Local dignitaries was presented as guest in this programme.
Unicef's District Nutrition Consultant Nahida Islam Akhi also joined virtually and discussed about importance of Nutrition and how can we ensure nutrition as our BMI.
More than 50 adolescents and their parents participated in it. Besides discussion,
Besides discussion, awareness song, games & quiz competition also organised.