WFP Partners FG To Boost School Feeding Programme

12/01/2022 4:38:00 AM

WFP Partners FG To Boost School Feeding Programme

WFP Partners FG To Boost School Feeding Programme

Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development (FMHADMSD) with technical support from the United Nations World Food

Programme (WFP) has pledged to boost the National Homegrown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP) as schools reopen in Nigeria.by January 11, 2022 2 min read The World Food Programme (WFP), an agency of the United Nations, has hailed the Nigerian government for its investment in its National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP), describing it as the best in Africa.Published 11 January 2022 The Federal Government and the United Nations World Food Programme have agreed to scale up the National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme as schools reopen in Nigeria.by January 11, 2022 2 min read The World Food Programme (WFP), an agency of the United Nations, has hailed the Nigerian government for its investment in its National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP), describing it as the best in Africa.

The decision results from a joint assessment conducted in the first quarter of 2021 to identify ways of improving, scaling up and sustaining the NHGSF.NHGSF was launched by the Federal Government of Nigeria in 2016.The tablets, it said, will provide access to the PLUS Schools Menus, a free tool to help nutrition officers design nutritious menus for schools.The minister of humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development, Sadiya Farouq, in a statement made available to LEADERSHIP by WFP yesterday in Abuja, said the NHGSFP remains an important intervention of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to fight hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and education.The statement read in part, “Homegrown school feeding initiatives promote nutrition education and better eating habits and encourage the diversification of production with a special emphasis on local crops.ADVERTISEMENT Farouq said it is an investment that is fully funded by the federal government because of its sheer potential as a development driver.The statement read in part: “The hardware will not only support the Ministry’s efforts to digitalise its monitoring and evaluation system, but also enable the national roll out of the PLUS School Menu Tool developed by WFP to standardise cost-effective menu development.She said, “We at the FMHADMSD are here to ensure that this programme is strengthened and sustained so that it can continue to support the needs of the children, families, women and communities it targets.“This decision results from a joint assessment conducted in the first quarter of 2021 to identify ways of improving, scaling-up and sustaining the NHGSFP.

The technical support from the World Food Programme is therefore timely, relevant and well appreciated.Speaking on the technical support to be provided, WFP’s country director, Ronald Sibanda, said one of the best ways of fighting malnutrition among children is the provision of a healthy school meal.” Both parties stated that in 2021, the initiative served school meals to over nine million students in 53,000 public primary schools, making it one of the largest school feeding programmes in Africa.The WFP country director, Ronald Sibanda, stressed that one of the best ways of fighting hunger and preventing malnutrition among children is to provide them with a healthy school meal.YOU MAY.” He added: “Nigeria is a good example of where the Government has taken the lead from day one and invested resources and funding into the design and implementation of its National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme.

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School Feeding: WFP hails Nigerian government, offers technical supportThe tablets, WFP said, will provide access to the PLUS Schools Menus, a free tool to help nutrition officers design nutritious menus for schools. Maybe people were too busy watching the 🇳🇬 - 🇪🇬 game because they way they avoided and unlooked this news is telling. 😅😅😅 Lol..this street is so empty mhen.... good news is not good for some people.. This is the same Free School Feeding Program someone called Ugoo claimed on an ARISEtv show it’s data was “being used to bamboozle Nigerians”. Same guy that claimed there is no chocolate plant in 🇳🇬 . These guys can’t read or research but rely on their biases to form opinions.

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