UN World Food Programme

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Afghanistan, Kaldar district, Balkh province, June 2006

WFP School feeding focal point and head of Mazar Area office checking the register at the school in district capital to ensure that WFP is providing correct number of rations.

WFP provides a daily ration of fortified biscuits to school children in 7 schools in Kaldar district. All formal schools - although many are just in tents.

Across the country, WFP pursues school feeding programme in hundreds of schools - providing aid to up to 1.5 million boys and girls.

Photo:WFP/Richard Lee

Date: 
06/06/2006
legacy ID: 
5576