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This website provides nutrition advice to South Africans specifically focusing on the 2020 National Nutrition and Obesity Week theme “Good Nutrition for Good Immunity”.

The theme also takes into account how the pandemic has been disrupting food systems, leading to poorer food choices and is compromising food security for many South African families.


Various stakeholders and experts are collaborating with the Department of Health in this campaign.

They include: Department of Basic Education, South African Military Health Service (SAMHS), Department of Social Development, Grow Great Campaign, Liezel Engelbrecht (Personal capacity), Lenore Spies (Personal capacity), United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF), Clinton Health Access Initiative, The Association for Dietetics in South Africa (ADSA), The Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA), The Nutrition Society of South Africa (NSSA), The Heart and Stroke Foundation SA (HSFSA), Stellenbosch University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Global Health, Division of Human Nutrition and World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

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