Government to meet school feeding caterers today over strike action

A meeting has been scheduled between the government and the School Feeding Caterers Association today, May 16 2022 over the latter’s decision to stop cooking. The situation has left school children who are beneficiaries of the National School Feeding Program without food as the livid caterers have vowed not to

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Increase the money given to us because we’re suffering – School Feeding Caterers Association

The National School Feeding Caterers Association wants an upward adjustment in the school feeding grant due to the skyrocketing prices of foodstuff. The caterers complained that food prices have gone up multiple times but the government still pays 97 pesewas per plate, making it extremely difficult for them to continue cooking

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We have not been paid – Western Regional School Feeding caterers

Scores of basic school children in the Sekondi-Takoradi metropolis in the Western Region may not be able to enjoy their free meal under the Ghana School Feeding Programme as caterers have threatened not to cook if they are not paid. In an interview on Monday, January on Connect FM’s morning

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School feeding program to be digitized to remove ‘ghost’ schools and children

As part of measures to digitize the economy, plans as underway by the government to add a digital touch to the Ghana School Feeding Program. The aim of the digitization of the Ghana School Feeding Program (GSFP)is to ensure efficiency, speedy transfer of data and transparency and fairness in the

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Ghana praised for her trailblazing school feeding programme

The Ghana School Feeding program has received commendation and is also being described as the trailblazer in Africa following the development of the homegrown school feeding programme. Project Manager and Senior Nutrition Officer for the AUDA NEPAD Kefilwe Moalosi was full of praise for Ghana noting that in the past

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GHS1 per child is too small to feed children – School feeding caterers

Food, especially the consumption of breakfast is a very important meal for the day to make you active and for students, this meal is needed to adequately participate in activities in the classroom. Hence the introduction of the Ghana School Feeding program in 2005  as a social protection intervention in

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