National Home Grown School Feeding Programme: Summary of Findings and Recommendations

With 10.5 million out-of-school children in Nigeria (UNICEF: 2017), the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) introduced the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme (HGSFP) to provide one hot meal every school day to pupils of public primary schools, with a view toward incentivizing school enrollment, school attendance and completion rates in the country. By sourcing…

Homegrown-School Feeding Programme: Presenting Research Findings to Imo & Abia State Authorities

SPACES FOR CHANGE | S4C presented the findings of its extensive evaluation of the Home-grown School Feeding Program (HGSFP) to the Abia and Imo State Governments on January 22 and 24, 2019, respectively. Backed with evidence from rigorous household surveys conducted in the two states—that directly engaged 8, 315 pupils, 669 parents, 88 public primary…