The ghana school feeding programme-gsfp is one of the social intervention programmes introduced to improve the educational standards of rural communities in ghana. Pa school feeding programme was first implemented in uganda after the 1979 war, covering all schools recognizing that karamoja had the worst social indicators. Feeding program is an intervention set up to provide meals to school going children in school these meals serve as a good motivation to send children to school and keep pupils.
The school feeding program (sfp) is an essential aspect of child growth and holistic development to establish a functional sfp, parents should be involved in all procedures to ensure sustainability of the program which will. The study assessed the school feeding programme of public elementary school pupils in osun state, nigeria it was done with a view to determine its effects on school enrolment, retention, and academic performance of the pupils. Chile operates one of the oldest and largest school feeding programs in latin america, targeting higher-calorie meals to relatively poorer schools this paper evaluates the impact of higher-calorie meals on the education outcomes of public, rural schools and their students.
Effect of the national school feeding programme on pupils’ enrolment, attendance and retention: a case study of nyoglo of the savelugu-nantong municipality, ghana. To foster enrollment, many governments have eliminated primary school fees, as well as established programs such as school feeding food programs (levinger, 1986, for an early review) or conditional cash transfers more recently (schultz, 2004, for an analysis of the progresa program in mexico) to increase the demand for schooling. These include the fcube programme, education strategic plan, the capitation grant which makes basic school free from any form of school fees and the nepad school feeding programme (sfp) (esp, 2003) it is important to note that access to education is not an end in itself, but a means to an end.
Influence of school feeding programme on pupils participation in public primary schools in flood prone areas of garsen division, tana delta district, kenya. The results showed that the feeding program contributed to the cognitive development of the students and produced positive outcomes that were more pronounced in math than in french. To examine the effects of the school feeding programme on primary school education in nadowli district sub-objectives to determine how the sfp has influenced primary school enrolment in the district.
School feeding programs can thus be a powerful instrument for achieving many multi- sectoral benefits – education, gender equality, food security, poverty reduction, nutrition and health, and agricultural development. Home-grown school feeding and health programme in september, 2005 under the coordination of the federal ministry of education the programme aimed to provide pupils with adequate meal during the school day (fme, 2007) the scheme, officially known as home grown school feeding programme insisted on buying the foodstuffs from the local farmers.
The broad objective of the study is to assess the effect of school feeding program on school attendance, academic achievement and dropouts in primary school pupils in kisoro district to determine the effect of the school feeding programme on school attendance among primary school pupils in kisoro district.