Food is so much more than just a meal to eat. Food ranges from agricultural activities, to gardens, to traditional knowledge. All these aspects of food can help change the future for children.
The pandemic has closed schools worldwide, leaving students in the lurch. Fortunately, Hadija was able to take her entry exam into secondary school – and succeeded with flying colours.
A community in Bolivia was desperate for a safe community centre for children. CFTC partnered with two other organizations to help bring that change for the community.
“I know my income sources have reduced because of COVID-19 and I may struggle sometimes to provide all that she needs for schooling, but I will never compromise on Ayisha’s education,” Mariama told us with great determination.
As the world decides whether students can safely return to school amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, parents, teachers and children are wondering what the future holds for their education. Learn how school closure greatly impacts children – and could for years to come.