School-Based Feeding Program - updates

Rappler's latest stories on School-Based Feeding Program


Can P16 a day save PH kids from malnutrition?

Sep 07, 2017 - 9:30 AM

The budget for the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s supplemental feeding program sees a drop of P1 billion

NUTRITION. Mother with her children during a feeding program in Malabon City on May 10, 2017. Photo by Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Gov't feeding program to benefit 4M 'wasted' children in 2015

Nov 20, 2014 - 4:52 PM

The government s total supplemental feeding budget in the proposed 2015 national budget is P7 2 billion

EASING HUNGER. Filipino children eat their meals during a feeding program initiated by a child advocates group to fight malnutrion and hunger (27 March 2009). Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

DepEd calls on parents to help cook school meals

Sep 30, 2014 - 7:18 PM

The DepEd hopes more parents can participate in school feeding programs not out of pressure but because they truly understand the need for it

COOKS. Parents come together to cook meals for their children enrolled in a public school. Photo by Fritzie Rodriguez/

School feeding programs for Filipino kids

Jan 31, 2014 - 12:29 AM

To address the issue of hunger among schoolchildren DSWD and DepEd are each allocating less than P2 000 per child for 120 days of feeding

HUNGRY STUDENTS. DSWD & DepEd are conducting school feeding programs, with hopes of ending malnutrition among students. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler