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Learning from Experience: Malawi case study

Malawi School Meals Programme aims to increase girls' and double orphans’ attendance through the provision of take-home rations. Support to all schools during the lean season is ensured....

Learning from Experience: Lao PDR case study

WFP Laos country office made significant efforts to improve the learning environment through a partnership with UNICEF, ensuring proper learning and a healthy and safe school setting. Moreover,...

Learning from Experience: Uganda case study

The partnership with World Vision International allowed WFP to deliver a comprehensive package to school children. World Vision integrated government initiatives on HIV/AIDS awareness, promoted...

Learning from Experience: Kenya case study

Commitment to School Meals Programmes in Kenya is high: the programme is rooted in the policy framework, there is a strong cooperation between WFP and the Ministry of Education, and the government...

Learning from Experience: Ethiopia case study

WFP’s School Meals Programme in Ethiopia is supported by Children in Local Development (CHILD), a community-led planning tool jointly initiated by WFP and the Ministry of Education.  It...

Learning from Experience: Brazil case study

Brazil National School Meals Programme is one of the largest in the world. Started in 1955, it reaches almost 50 million beneficiaries and represents a good example of national ownership of a School...

Learning from Experience: Afghanistan case study

Afghanistan School Meals Programme is WFP’s largest. It strongly addresses gender disparity through the provision of take-home rations. Moreover, it represents a good example of evidence-based...

Learning from Experience: Pakistan case study

WFP’s School Meals Programme in Pakistan is strongly addressed to fight gender disparity through take-home rations. Moreover, the government's commitment to School Meals is high:  it is...

Learning from Experience: El Salvador case study

El Salvador represents a successful handover experience. Innovative interim funding solutions, a well-planned transition, and the strong presence in the policy framework, laid the foundations for a...

Thailand: a desk review of the school feeding programmes

This desk review provides a comprehensive overview of the School Feeding programmes in Thailand. The country represents an example of successful synergy of several highly-decentralized school feeding...