UN World Food Programme

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Afghanistan, Kaldar district, Balkh province, June 2006

Just across the border (Amur river) from Uzbekistan

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: 
5574