Govt to deal drastically with dubious school feeding caterers
The Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP),
The government, she stated, would deal drastically with people found to have engaged in dubious deals, saying, “We will ensure that the nation benefits from every cedi”.
She gave the warning on Monday at a dissemination workshop on the Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP)
The workshop which sought to give an assessment of the direct and indirect benefits of the feeding programme was attended by Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs), caterers, coordinators of the programme and other industry players.
According to the minister, currently, it was the office of the Chief of Staff which
The Country Director of the World Food Programme (WFP), Rukia Yacoub, explained
She said: “The
“The results to date show that for each US$ 1 invested, the return ranges between US$3 to US$ 10 (on average US$)” 5.5 she said.
Madam Yacoub explained further that, the meeting would discuss the outcomes of the analysis and agree on how best to use the results as advocacy tools for additional support as well as improving the efficiency of the Ghana School Feeding Programme.
The Deputy Central Regional Minister, Anthony Yaw Agyei Baffoe, in his opening remarks, urged the participants to come up with innovative strategies that would enhance the