Mission / Vision
Edesia’s mission is to treat and prevent malnutrition for the world’s most vulnerable children; our vision is a world in which all people have access to the basic human right of food and nutrition. We are committed to assuring that vulnerable individuals no longer suffer and die needlessly from malnutrition – a completely preventable condition.
Edesia is a non-profit manufacturer of ready-to-use therapeutic and supplemental foods for the treatment and prevention of malnutrition in children.
1) Produce high-quality ready-to-use foods (currently Plumpy’Nut®, Plumpy’Sup™, Plumpy’doz™, and Nutributter®) for humanitarian and non-profit organizations.
2) Collaborate on research and development to improve distribution systems and optimize the use of ready-to-use Foods.
3) Support local producers of ready-to-use foods in the developing world.
4) Engage in educational efforts and direct advocacy to raise the profile of global malnutrition in the United States.