Last updated: 03/1/2019

Basic Information

Country
Geographic area

Programme Details

Programme objectives

Improve the nutritional intake and school attendance of Nauruan children 

References
Republic of Nauru. 2012. “2012-13 Budget and The Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure.” Budget Paper 1. <http://ronlaw.gov.nr/nauru_lpms/files/em/b8e0e7c4860fa77c09dc285cba6c205b.pdf>. Accessed 19 November 2018.
Start date
2013
References
Republic of Nauru. 2012. “2012-13 Budget and The Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure.” Budget Paper 1. <http://ronlaw.gov.nr/nauru_lpms/files/em/b8e0e7c4860fa77c09dc285cba6c205b.pdf>. Accessed 19 November 2018.

Targeting and eligiblity

Targeting methods
Categorical Targeting
Targeted areas
National
Target groups
Children
Eligibility criteria
Prior to the start of the new government-funded school meals programme, donor-funded school meals were provided to children enrolled in and attending school, from K1 to primary level.
References
Julie June Olsson. 2012. Nauru: Updating and Improving the Social Protection Index. Asian Development Bank. <https://www.adb.org/sites/default/files/project-document/76067/44152-012-reg-tacr-14.pdf>. Accessed 19 November 2018.

Coverage and other information

Type of benefits
Food
Amount of benefits
Daily meals are provided on school days.
References
Republic of Nauru. 2012. “2012-13 Budget and The Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure.” Budget Paper 1. <http://ronlaw.gov.nr/nauru_lpms/files/em/b8e0e7c4860fa77c09dc285cba6c205b.pdf>. Accessed 19 November 2018.
Payment/delivery frequency
Daily
Benefit delivery mechanism
Meals provided at schools
Benefit recipients
Students