Category: nutrition

2018 – Underbank Primary School, Scotland
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2018 – Underbank Primary School, Scotland

International School Meals Day was a huge success at Underbank Primary School. Their Pupil Council carried out a survey to find out what everyone’s favourite meals were and then the top three meals were served for ISMD. As the school says: ‘School meals fuel learning.;’

2018 Blog – Sharon Hodgson MP – Shadow Minister for Public Health, England
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2018 Blog – Sharon Hodgson MP – Shadow Minister for Public Health, England

In the week of International School Meals Day, I didn’t think that I would have to stand in the House of Commons and argue that children from low-income working households need access to free school meals. This comes after the Conservative Government at Westminster consulted on introducing a £7,400 cliff-edge for families on Universal Credit,...

2018 – Som Rong primary school, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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2018 – Som Rong primary school, Siem Reap, Cambodia

A dish and spoon are not usually the first things that come to mind when thinking about the contents of a typical schoolbag. But for the children of Som Rong primary school in Siem Reap, Cambodia, a dish and spoon take pride of place every day beside their books and stationary. Each morning they line...

2018 – Sohaimen, the Philippines
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2018 – Sohaimen, the Philippines

Sohaimen is a 13 year-old boy from the Philippines. He says his picture shows that nutritious food should be on every family’s table, so that children could achieve their career dreams.

2018 – Farakunku Foundation, The Gambia
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2018 – Farakunku Foundation, The Gambia

The Farakunku Foundation helps children in some of the poorest parts of the Gambia to get an education and stay healthy and well. The Foundation has lunch clubs in place at two Gambian nursery schools, ensuring every pupil gets a nutritious lunch during the school day.