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Indonesia: First School Meals Programme In Jayapura

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 The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the Municipal Government of Kota Jayapura signed an agreement to pilot a local school meals programme in Muara Tami, in Indonesia’s eastern Papua province on October 17, 2012. 


Under the new agreement, WFP will cover 10 schools in Muara Tami sub-district until June 2013, where nearly 1,700 students will receive a nutritious hot snack (Bubur Tami and Bubur Bum) three times a week, made from local foods such as cassava, sweet potato and pumpkin.