National School Garden
The program seeks to develop school gardens in all schools that have the necessary facilities for this. It also aims to train schools to produce enough food for their cafeterias, and identify young farmers across the country.
|Classification||Abastecimiento de alimentos, Alimentación escolar, Technical Assistance, Capital físico predial, Productive infrastructure|
|FNS Dimension||Acceso, Disponibilidad|
Equip all public educational institutions in school gardens, aimed at providing young people with skills and knowledge necessary to develop agriculture and promote entrepreneurship in the field.
|Components and/or products||
Materials: The program provides materials for the construction of school gardens.
School gardens: It also builds and maintains the school gardens.
Assistance: Generates educational instances for young people to interact and intervene in the gardens.
Young people in primary, secondary and tertiary school.
|Geographical coverage||Urbano y rural|
|Related institutions||Rural Agricultural Development Authority
Toyota Jamaica Limited
Caribbean Agricultural Research Development Institute
College of Agriculture, Science & Education
Development Bank of Jamaica
Jamaica Agricultural Society
Gobierno de Jamaica y donaciones de Toyota Jamaica Limited.
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