Students wash their hands before and after eating, as part of WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) components in schools under HGSF.
HGSF is being implemented by Dubai Cares partners UN World Food Programme (WFP), the Partnership for Child Development (PCD), and SNV Netherlands Development Organisation.
Derese Getisa, Representative of the Regional Education Bureau in Southern Nations, Nationalities and People's Region (SNNPR), welcomed the Dubai Cares HGSF as similar programmes elsewhere had shown promise.
Farmer Hassan Busair understands well the potential impact of HGSF -- he has 12 family members to support.
HGSF has been implemented before by Dubai Cares in a somewhat similar way in Bangladesh and Ghana.
With this HGSF we're hitting many birds with one stone.