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2015 - Two Minutes to Learn about School Feeding

In 2014, WFP provided school meals to 18.2 million children in 65 countries. School meals encourage poor households to send children to school and keep them there.

2015 - School Feeding Infographics

WFP’s School Feeding is an effective safety net, helping to ensure every child has access to education, health and nutrition. This infographic summarises WFP’s interventions in 2014.

Rethinking School Feeding - Social Safety Nets, Child Development and the Education Sector (Executive Summary)

This joint publication of the World Food Programme and the World Bank Group provides a new analysis of school feeding programmes. It benefits from combining the World Food Programme...

Case Study Summary: How WFP Supported Dietary Diversification of Vulnerable Ecuadorian and Colombian Refugees

WFP and the Government of Ecuador have worked together for many years to address food and nutrition insecurity facing vulnerable Ecuadorians and Colombian refugees. Since 2011, the focus of the...

School Meals Programme

School meals play an important role in the lives of children and their families in the five districts of the Northern Province where primary education has been affected by the three decades of...

School Feeding- WFP’s role in Latin America and the Caribbean

Nearly 85 million children in Latin America and the Caribbean receive a daily breakfast, snack or lunch at their schools. This is made possible with an estimated annual investment of $4.3 billion,...

Tunisia DEV 200493 Capacity Development in the Framework of the School Feeding Programme (2012-2015): An Operation Evaluation

This final evaluation covers WFP's development project DEV 200493 "Capacity Development in the Framework of the School Feeding Programme" (December 2012 – June 2015). It was...

School Feeding

In rural areas of Myanmar, less than half of all children complete primary school. High dropout rates in primary school remain a serious concern, especially in remote areas. In 1996, WFP launched...

WFP School Meals Infographic 2013

This infographic details figures on WFP-Supported School Feeding Programmes in 2013

Annual Synthesis of Operations Evaluations (June 2013 - July 2014)

This report synthesizes findings of evaluations conducted between July 2013 and July 2014, covering 12 operations with a combined planned value of USD 3 billion (totaling over USD 1.7 billion funded...