Nestlé respond to coronavirus pandemic

March 27, 2020 EcoVadis ‏‏‎

Working with physicians, Nestlé said it has developed new tailored COVID-19 medical nutrition and supplement treatment protocols.

Building on these efforts, Nestlé announced today that it is partnering with the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in response to its emergency appeal.

Nestlé will initially take four actions to support emergency services and caregivers. These include:

1. Donating food, medical nutrition and bottled water
2. Deploying all logistics capabilities from its out-of-home business to support the needs of the IFRC
3. Donating CHF10m for ‘immediate deployment in countries where it is needed most’
4.A pledge to match 1:1 any donations to IFRC

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