Education department, partners conduct school feeding beneficiaries survey

Caretaker Head of Education, Information, Culture, Youth and Sports Hon. Ajak Deng Miyen | Credit: Rose Monytoc Dau

Education department, World Food Program and Abyei Community Action for Development, (ACAD) are conducting a survey about identified school feeding beneficiaries in Abyei administrative area.

The caretaker head of Education, Information, Culture, Youth and Sports spoke to Abyei FM on Tuesday. Hon. Ajak Deng Miyen said the survey is meant to establish number pupils, school environment such as kitchen, store and latrines.

It found 14,000 pupils in Abyei’s schools compared to 19,000 learners last year.  Hon. Ajak said distribution of food to the sites will begin later this month.