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2015 - WFP and School Meals

School meals are a great investment in the health, education and wellbeing of children and a genuine catalyst in the Global Goal of ending hunger by 2030.

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...

Piloting Cash Transfers to Schools in Isiolo, Kenya: Lessons Learned

This document shares the experiences of the World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Kenya Cash Transfer to Schools (CTS) pilot carried out in Isiolo County in 2013-2014. The pilot...

WFP Myanmar: 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...

External Evaluation of WFP’s Cash Transfers to Schools Pilot Project: March 2013 - March 2015

The external evaluation of the Cash Transfer to School (CTS) pilot project covers the period from March 2013 – March 2015. This includes the design of the project, the implementation, and the...

Supporting National School Meals Programme - January 2016

WFP and the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MOEST) have successfully provided school meals to vulnerable school children in Kenya since 1980 as an incentive to enrol and attend...

Emergency School Feeding Factsheet in DRC

Key information about Emergency School Feeding in DRC (figures, what, why, who, where in DRC, challenges, opportunities).

Kenya: Development Portfolio - June/July

In this update: WFP has leveraged a network of partners with complementary expertise in water, sanitation and development communication to reinforce and integrate school health and nutrition. In...

Kenya: Development Portfolio - July/August

In this update: WFP, in collaboration with the County Government of Kilifi and other partners, has started a nutrition sensitive cash for assets project in Kilifi County. The project aims to...

Kyrgyz Republic DEV 200176 Optimising The Primary School Meals Programme: An Operation Evaluation. Terms of Reference

The terms of reference of the Operation Evaluation of the Kyrgyz Republic DEV 200176 aim to inform stakeholders about the evaluation, clarify expectations and requirements and guide the evaluation...