Tanoto Foundation’s Stunting Awareness Month

Other than APC’s Thousand Days Fund, Tanoto Foundation, headed by APC member Belinda Tanoto, has set aside July 2020 to be Stunting Awareness Month. Throughout the month, Tanoto Foundation’s website and social media page will be educating the community on how the prevalence of Indonesia’s stunting rate will impact the nation’s development. What Is Stunting And Why It Matters Stunted growth is caused by a lack of adequate nutrition and results in life-long health problems, from reduced IQ to greater susceptibility to diabetes and cancer. There is also a huge economic cost, with Indonesia‚Äôs Ministry of Health estimating that the…