UN Food Program to cover 60,000 Azeri pupils
The management of the UN World Food Program intends to expand the cooperation with Azerbaijan in the framework Food Program for Education. The perspectives of the cooperation were discussed at the Education Ministry during the meeting with the consultant and the coordinator of the program, the Ministry told Trend.
According to Saranda Gayat, the program covering 5,000 schools and 60,000 pupils is envisaged to be implemented in 11 regions of the country from 2006 to 2008. It should be mentioned that the implementation of the program started in 2003. At present the food air rendering within the program covers 5,300 pupils of 98 schools in 10 regions.