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USDA announces McGovern-Dole school lunch grants

Tom Vilsack, the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), today announced grants that will provide school meals around the world. These grants are from the McGovern-Dole international school meals program. 7 more words

Global Hunger

FEED India Pouch

Looking for some place to cram all your beloved beauty products? How about this cool FEED India pouch? The pouch is hand crafted and printed, and provides 25 school meals for hungry children in India. Talk about a win-win!


Stand with Parents! Tell the USDA You Support Eliminating Junk Food Marketing in Schools.

Kids spend most of their time in schools — so doesn’t it make sense that we work to make sure the school environment is the healthiest it can be? 214 more words

Today’s Central African Republic: It Really Doesn’t Get Much Worse Than This

The Central African Republic (CAR) – torn apart since December by widespread conflict and killings of civilians by armed groups – is unravelling. The consequences are already catastrophic for many people. 722 more words

Aid And Development

£1.3m pre-school boost announced

An extra £1.3m is being invested in pre-school provision across Argyll and Bute.

From August this year the total available  will go up from 475 hours to 600 hours annually, and will include two- and three-year-old children. 173 more words


The mischief-making press release from the Scottish Conservatives lying about food safety in schools

For those who haven’t seen the original media release from the Scottish Conservative party in which they make their mischief, I’ve added a copy of it here. 17 more words

Brazen Scottish Conservatives refuse to admit their lying over food safety in Scottish schools

I’ve now heard from Tom Wall, the Digital Editor for Environmental Health News, that he’s had a response form the Scottish Conservative party about their mischief-making over food safety in Scottish schools. 225 more words