HGSF: Time for Donors to Deepen Engagement

A new policy paper from Imperial College London's Partnership for Child Development ...

Nigeria Urges States to Resuscitate School Feeding Programme

  Nigeria's Minister of Education, Chief Nyesom Wike, on Monday urged various state government...

School meals can do more than just feed children

Each year on 16 October World Food Day aims to increase understanding of problems and solutions in...

Menu Planner

A state of the art, easy to use, online menu planning tool has been developed by the P...


The resource bank is a growing repository of documents helping the HGSF community develop, implement and evaluate sustainable programmes.

Resources such as South Africa‚Äôs School Feeding Programme Case Study can be found here. The study outlines programme challenges so measures are put in place for its improved delivery.

HGSF Blogs

Blogs from HGSF stakeholders, agriculture, food security and nutrition experts are presented here, provoking thought to address issues that impacting HGSF programmes.

Topics covered include food insecurity, malnutrition, extreme poverty in rural households, global food price spikes and climate change.


The Partnership for Child Development (PCD)'s HGSF working paper series outlines its preliminary research on HGSF, inclusive of case studies and modelling work.

The series forms part of PCD's work addressing several important gaps on the optimal implementation and measures needed for effective HGSF programmes.

Country case studies

This section presents country specific case studies on school feeding programmes.

Providing different contexts, these identify best practices and challenges experienced by varying programmes, offering the chance for countries to learn from one another.

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Intro to Home-Grown School Feeding