By: Arushi Pandey from Saint Francis High School, California
Inspired by the Love for My Brother: Help Me Educate the World on Diabetes!
Egypt is one of the top leading countries in type 2 diabetes prevalence. Many of the contributions to this epidemic suggest a nationwide misunderstanding of proper health regulation and nutritional awareness. My proposal for addressing this problem, is to encourage an implementation of diabetes specific nutritional education in Egyptian schools, to educate the country's future on the importance of wellbeing. Please join me on this journey of educating the world on diabetes, a disease that has affected one of my own loved ones. Your support means the world to me and my family, as well as the whole diabetic community.
Focus on Egypt
This project addresses the following sustainability goals in Egypt: