School Feeding - Literacy
Afghanistan, Kaldar district, Balkh province, June 2006
Just across the border (Amur river) from Uzbekistan
WFP provides a daily ration of fortified biscuits to school children in 7 schools in Kaldar district. All formal schools - although many are just in tents.
Across the country, WFP pursues school feeding programme in hundreds of schools - providing aid to up to 1.5 million boys and girls.