CHILD HUNGER: Who’s right? Court battle over children’s rights to education and basic nutrition

In court papers filed last week, the Department of Basic Education has claimed that the National School Nutrition Programme commenced again for all learners on 22 June 2020, making the legal action brought by Equal Education and two Limpopo School Governing Bodies ‘moot’. But Equal Education denies that the programme has resumed and claims that millions of children are still not receiving food....

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Published By: dailymaverick - 4 days ago