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…

Evaluating the Home-grown School Feeding Programme in South-East Nigeria

Beginning from September 2018, SPACES FOR CHANGE¬†(S4C) has been conducting an independent evaluation of the National Home-grown School Feeding Programme (NHGSFP), to improve transparency in the management and performance of the initiative in Imo and Abia States.¬†With about 10.5 million out-of-school children across Nigeria, the NHGSFP was introduced in 2016, to provide one hot meal…