ESHPEROV – A pilot greenhouse mission to complement faculty meals with locally-grown contemporary greens was launched at this time at Dogdurov faculty in Eshperov village of Issyk-Kul province. The programme goals to strengthen the capability of all Kyrgyz major faculties to arrange and serve contemporary and nutritious meals all through the nation.
The initiative is a partnership of the Issyk Kul Regional Growth Basis, Good Neighbors Worldwide within the Kyrgyz Republic, and the United Nations World Meals Programme’s Optimising the Nationwide College Meals programme for the Ministry of Training and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic.
The Companions supported the development of the greenhouse to make sure that the youngsters can get pleasure from natural greens additionally within the seasons when contemporary vegetables and fruit are scarcely out there. To make one of the best use of the contemporary produce grown of their yard, the workers on the faculties and cooks have been educated in diet, menu growth and have been provided the chance to enhance their cooking expertise.
The brand new greenhouse is constructed on fashionable and eco-friendly applied sciences, heated primarily on photo voltaic power. The energy-saving constructions aren’t solely financially environment friendly, additionally vital for environmental sustainability. Based mostly on the great outcomes of this pilot initiative, related amenities in different faculties throughout the nation shall be launched.
“Excessive-quality faculty meals are important for feeding youngsters’s minds,” – mentioned Andrea Bagnoli, WFP Nation Director for Kyrgyz Republic. “Because of this partnership with Good Neighbors Worldwide within the Kyrgyz Republic, all collectively we went a step forward to bringing the varsity desk the contemporary nutritious greens grown immediately within the faculty yr, all yr round, additionally in winter.”
“We’re proud that we will contribute to the event of college diet in Kyrgyzstan and to the elevating upbringing of a wholesome and profitable era,” mentioned the Director of Good Neighbors Worldwide within the Kyrgyz Republic, Mr. Chun Hong Soo. “The success of our cooperation at Dogdurov faculty evokes us for brand new joint initiatives.”
The United Nations World Meals Programme is the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate. We’re the world’s largest humanitarian group, saving lives in emergencies and utilizing meals help to construct a pathway to peace, stability and prosperity for individuals recovering from battle, disasters and the impression of local weather change.