World Food Programme: School Meals programme in Northern Columbia

Last Modified: Wed May 30 2018 20:39:29 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
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    Number of schools that receive school meals or snacks each school day. The food is prepared at WFP's new warehouse located in Riohacha, Northern Coumbia.
  • 60,000
    Approximate number of students that benefit from the scheme. Children receive one snack, served either in the morning or the afternoon, or lunch — Monday to Friday.
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    Number of school chefs, locally known as seños, short form of señoras.and other support staff involved in the preparation of the meals.
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    Number of drivers involved in transporting prepared meals from the central warehouse in Riohacha to the various schools.