School Health and Nutrition

Policies & Strategies
Policies & Strategies | 2022

The Barbados school nutrition policy

The Barbados school nutrition policy expresses a common vision of the measures required to improve nutrition and physical activity in the school setting. It applies to all public and private schools and educational institutions from preschool to tertiary level.

Policies & Strategies
Policies & Strategies | 2020

National Strategy on Home-Grown School Meals (2020-2024)

The Home Grown School Meals (HGSM) programme in Zambia is one of the government’s key social protection programmes. The HGSM programme is currently being implemented in 39 districts covering all the 10 provinces, targeting 1,000,000 learners in approximately 2,800 schools.

Policies & Strategies
Policies & Strategies | 2020

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Schools (WinS): National Strategy 2019-2030

The purpose of the National WinS Strategy 2019–2030 is to guide all sector partners to provide health, well-being, education and dignity to all schoolchildren by providing safe water, sanitation and hygiene in schools, paying special attention to the needs of those in vulnerable situations to ens

Learning & Teaching Materials
Learning & Teaching Materials | 2023

K to 12 curriculum guide: physical education and health (grades 4 to 10)

The merging of physical education (PE) and health is becoming increasingly popular. This is due to the recognition that these two subjects are interconnected and that a holistic approach to health education is necessary for students to develop healthy habits and lifestyles.