Rethinking School Feeding: Social Safety Nets, Child Development, and the Education Sector

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©World Bank
Publication Date: 2009
Author/Publisher: World Bank
Language: English
ISBN: 978-0-8213-7974-5

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This review was undertaken jointly by the World Food Programme (WFP) and the World Bank Group, building on the comparative advantages of both organizations. The overall objective is to provide guidance on how to develop and implement effective school feeding programs, in the context of both a productive safety net, as part of the response to the social shocks of the current global crises, as well as a fiscally sustainable investment in human capital as part of long-term global efforts to achieve Education for All and provide social protection for the poor.


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