school feeding schemes

 
Children without documentation are denied their basic rights
Children without documentation are denied their basic rights
South Africa’s Constitution is one of the most inclusive and progressive in the world, a hard fought achievement to be proud of. Under section 29...
Pairing learning with food is a winning recipe
Pairing learning with food is a winning recipe
Learning and schooling are not the same thing. What does it mean for children to learn? What skills and knowledge do we hope children will have by...
At least 50 000 children go hungry in KwaZulu-Natal
At least 50 000 children go hungry in KwaZulu-Natal
At least 50 000 children in KwaZulu-Natal on Monday did not receive a meal they had expected, as a new system for school feeding in that province remained in...
KZN school lunches may be off menu
KZN school lunches may be off menu
Come Monday, tens of thousands of children at KwaZulu-Natal schools are at risk of missing their only meal for the day — unless companies...
Learning on an empty stomach: food insecurity hits students hard
Learning on an empty stomach: food insecurity hits students hard
For 21-year-old Tebogo Mabye, finding inexpensive, healthy food has always been a problem. Raised in Hillbrow by a single mother as one of four...
Basic education department can’t afford breakfast
Basic education department can’t afford breakfast
Millions of hungry learners will not be offered breakfast. This decision follows a suggestion by the planning, monitoring and evaluation department...
Inspectors unearth rat infestation at Gauteng school following poisoning
Inspectors unearth rat infestation at Gauteng school following poisoning
It was a cold winter afternoon when the sirens started to wail in Tsakane on Gauteng’s East Rand. Gladys Nkuna was preparing food in the kitchen...
Education must become a social concern
Education must become a social concern
Of the myriad drawbacks, challenges and gross injustices shrouding modern-day South African society it can reasonably be argued that large-scale...
School feeding schemes help to grow young minds
School feeding schemes help to grow young minds
Every dollar invested in school feeding programmes “pays off four times in the form of economic advantages”, according to the World Food...
[Video]Feeding the world by 2030 beyond reach
[Video]Feeding the world by 2030 beyond reach
With the high rates of unemployment and increasing food prices, the 2030 SDG deadline seems more of an aspiration than an achievable target.
Pupils Speak Out: It's not only pupils at no-fee schools that need feeding schemes
Pupils Speak Out: It's not only pupils at no-fee schools that need feeding schemes
The article you are about to read is part of a weekly series of comment pieces written by pupils about the problems they encounter in their...
No meals are 'serious setback' for hungry pupils
No meals are 'serious setback' for hungry pupils
'It's not good to be taught hungry. It's better for concentration if we get food," grade 11 pupil Khuliso Sebokwane told the...

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