This year, NNEdPro celebrated 5 years of projects in India in 3 regions: Kolkata, Delhi and Punjab. We engaged with Teaching Kitchen stakeholders in Kolkata to learn more, and took the model a step further launching the model in rural Punjab. We also conducted the first NNEdPro BMJ India Masterclass in Nutrition.
5 Year NNEdPro India Symposium, Kolkata
Events started in Kolkata – the City where NNEdPro’s story in India began – on 22nd February. A 5 year Symposium was held with close stakeholders. The event saw a presentation of results from the urban slums mobile teaching kitchen project which showcased results and lessons learnt from the urban slums mobile teaching kitchen project along with a live taster from the Mobile Kitchen, with a purpose of defining the next steps.
BMJ India & NNEdPro Masterclass in Nutrition, Delhi
On Sunday 24th February the team headed north, bringing #nutritioneducation to health practitioners and conducted the first BMJ India & NNEdPro Masterclass in Nutrition in Delhi to positive feedback.
Global Food Security and Health Symposium: Mobile Teaching Kitchens Rural Adaptation, Sanghol
And finally the team travelled further to Sanghol, Punhab on Monday to launch the mobile teaching kitchen model in a rural agricultural setting on Tuesday and Wednesday 26/27 February through a hands-on workshop held with members of the Inner Wheel Club of Greater Kolkata and a dietitian from Kolkata involved in the project. This workshop was held at Cordia Group of Educational Institutes in partnership with the TIGR2ESS project.
Detailed updates will be available soon