Virtual session discusses public procurement and school gardens with Caribbean countries

Around 60 professionals from Caribbean countries and institutions took part in the 2nd session of a series of trainings on resilient and sustainable school feeding programmes Brasília, December 16, 2022 – More than 60 professionals from eight Caribbean countries participated in the second part of a series of sessions focused on resilient and sustainable school […]

‘School feeding programmes create the taste and habits of the future generations’

Mr. Fransen Jean, food security officer for the FAO sub-regional office in the Caribbean, talks with the RAES platform about school feeding programmes in the region Paulo Beraldo School feeding programmes are great policy instruments that can shape the taste, eating and consumption habits of this generation and those ones to come, evaluates Fransen Jean, […]

Schools in Latin America and the Caribbean are equipped to ensure safe food for students

Joint strategy with ABC, FNDE, UNDP and FAO allowed the acquisition of kits to strengthen security in the preparation and conservation of food in schools. Brasilia, Brasil, 27th April – The return to schools in the pandemic represents also an opportunity for many students to ensure a nutritious and healthy meal. However, the reality of this return […]