Fostering healthy behaviours in children

Our commitment: Empower parents, caregivers and teachers to foster healthy behaviours in children



Our commitment: Empower parents, caregivers and teachers to foster healthy behaviours in children

Nestlé for Healthier Kids, building on decades of partnerships and experience

Adopting good nutrition practices from an early age is essential to becoming a healthy adult. To make this happen, parents, caregivers and schoolteachers need to be equipped with the knowledge, tools and practical advice to help children live a healthy life from birth to adulthood.

Progress against our objectives


Our objectives Our results

By 2018: Maintain existing Nestlé Healthy Kids Global Programmes, while measuring their impact on children based on five globally defined goals: eat nutritious and diverse meals; manage portions; choose water; play and be active; and maintain good hygiene habits.

By 2020: Support 50 million children through our nutrition education and behaviour change programmes; an important milestone towards our wider 2030 ambition.

14.4 million children reached by our Nestlé for Healthier Kids programmes across the world.

81 countries participating in Nestlé for Healthier Kids Global Programme.

45 countries participating in Nestlé Start Healthy Stay Healthy.