Pre-school, primary and secondary school teachers
‘Schools in the World’ is an international programme that promotes education and healthy nutrition through an avantgarde pedagogical training with the aim of contributing to the physical and psychic wellbeing of the project’s beneficiaries and in that way, achieving what Giovenale hoped for: “a healthy mind in a healthy body”.
Country: Democratic Republic of Congo
Active in the country since 2009
Current project: January – December 2021
Despite the fertile land, the vast hydroelectric potential and abundance of mineral resources, the Democratic Republic of Congo is one of the poorest countries in the world and finds itself in serious socio-economic difficulties.
Especially the infant mortality rate is very high, malnutrition is widespread, there is poor vaccination coverage and the access to drinking water is limited.
One training seminar.
Improve the conditions of life and of personal development of the beneficiary children, through the update and enrichment of the educational offer.
Improvement of the health of the students from the two beneficiary schools through the achievement of a preventive medical programme and the supply of an adequate quantity of medicine.
Reduce the malnutrition emergency of the youngest students, through the procurement of food in the school canteen, with particular attention to children who are underweight
Increase of the effectiveness of the educational intervention by the teachers through the continuous education and improvement of the knowledge and pedagogical practices.