FrieslandCampina promotes dairy awareness in Myanmar

FrieslandCampina Myanmar has been promoting diet awareness in Yangon. Pic:©FrieslandCampina Myanmar

Dutch dairy cooperative Royal FrieslandCampina (FrieslandCampina) says it has reached 10,000 households – approximately 50,000 people – in Dawpon Township, Yangon, as part of its campaign to raise awareness of a balanced diet and dairy products, especially among children.

FrieslandCampina's JV, Friesland Huishan Dairy, is still operational, the Dutch company says, after China Huishan Dairy's share price plummeted on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

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Left to right: Ore Famurewa, corporate affairs director, FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria; Roel van Neerbos, COO, consumer product Europe, Middle East & Africa, Royal FrieslandCampina; Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneil (MFR), director & co-founder, Sahel Capital Partners & Advisory; and Nathali Ebo, associate partner, Sahel Capital Partners & Advisory, at the signing of an MOU on the Nigeria Dairy Development Programme.

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There have been several new appointments in the dairy world recently.

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Riedel produces Appelsientje. Picture: FrieslandCampina.

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FrieslandCampina CEO Roelof Joosten met with Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif last week. The Dutch company's purchase of 51% of Engro Foods has been assisted by a $145m financial package from IFC, a member of the World Bank Group.

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Several dairy-related companies are among those committing to accelerate change in sustainable food systems through the FReSH program.

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FrieslandCampina has acquired 51% of the shares of Engro Foods, Pakistan's second largest dairy producer.

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For the second year, FrieslandCampina Asia has picked up an award for its corporate social responsibility work.

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