South Sudan Shipment of RUTF Due To Arrive:
Another shipping container of Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food (RUTF) will be arriving for hundreds of malnourished children in South Sudan. This is our 16th shipping container of RUTF that we have sent to 8 different African countries. Help support the purchase of our next 900 boxes of RUTF, donate today!
- Sub-Saharan Africa is the region with the highest prevalence (percentage of population) of hunger. One person in four there is undernourished.
- Sudan is in severe food crisis, read more here
- Poor nutrition causes nearly half (45%) of deaths in children under five – 3.1 million children each year.
- Global Acute Malnutrition Scale (GAM): >15%
See some amazing images from South Sudan here!