Support to primary education in drought-prone and pastoralist areas

Duration: June 2002 – August 2003
Budget: US$572,200
Implementing Agencies: WFP

The programme supported a large-scale school feeding initiative by restoring school buildings, training and motivating teachers, providing quality education, and operating school gardens. This resulted in the dual benefits of an improved learning environment with higher enrolment by children from pastoralist communities in rural areas.

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Programme Summary