Lunch Lessons: How to Learn On a Full Stomach in Lao PDR


Walking from village to school can take a long time for children in Lao PDR. Children who went home for lunch often wouldn’t return to class.

So to improve education for all, Lao PDR introduced a national program that offers free meals at the school. Thanks to funding from the Global Partnership for Education, the whole community is actively involved gardening, fishing, and cooking — so that every child will be well nourished and educated.”

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