As an educational activity the MZ clinic stationed in Brownsweg, held a healthy food quiz for the various schools on December 8th 2016. Despite the ongoing strikes at that moment the Health care workers were very much committed to continue this educational activity. At least 3 schools took part in taking the quiz. 3 groups of each 10 students large competed during the quiz. More than 100 students were present to support their fellow students that day. The winner of the day was OS Brownsweg and received a prize that was sponsored by HEM Suriname.
During the activities the students also received education about sugar intake in soda drinks and what too much sugar can do to your health. The teachers were also excited about the educational activity and are looking forward to more of such similar activities for the community in Brownsweg