Comprehensive School Nutrition Program
The program promotes school attendance and child retention, with the participation of the community and close interagency coordination in municipalities with high and very high food insecurity and extreme poverty. It seeks to improve nutritional status and access to education.
The Program’s aim (the Information System for Early Childhood) is to improve nutritional status and access to education, promoting school attendance and child retention, with the participation of the community and close inter institutional coordination in municipalities with very high and high food insecurity and extreme poverty.
Its strategic guidelines are:
|Components and/or products||
Children between 3 and 12 years of age that are attending school.
|Geographical coverage||Urbano y rural|
Up to November 2012, 1,020,447 children of preschool and primary were attended.
|Executing organism||Ministerio de Educación|
Current state budget, European Union and World Food Program (WFP)