Last year, they served a total of 3.2 million breakfast and lunch meals. “Good nutrition is the basis for supporting what happens in that classroom,” Carter said. Students behave better now and are visiting the nurses less often since the start of the breakfast program. “Nutrition is the fuel that our body needs and I think that what we do here at S.A.I.S.D. in the food service department, we’re providing that fuel for their bodies and our teachers are providing that education environment and that learning environment to nourish their brains,” Carter said.
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ND Farmers Union: Keep nutrition in new farm bill
The legislation is currently at a standstill. The Democrat-controlled Senate approved a bipartisan five-year bill to govern ag programs and food stamps. The Republican-controlled House wants to put nutrition programs into a separate measure in order to seek deeper cuts to food stamps. The House has refused to name its negotiators. North Dakota Farmers Union president Woody Barth says linking the bill to nutrition programs is important to family farmers and ranchers.
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Nutrition Coordinator- Nigeria 13-344
5. Proficient analytical skills that demonstrate an understanding of the current concepts, priorities, and issues in program monitoring, data collection and evaluation. 6. Skills in technical proposal writing, designing and implementing nutrition programs 7. Ability to exhibit tact, diplomacy, and resourcefulness in dealing with high level officials from donor agencies, international organizations, and other foreign and domestic government officials and partners. 8. Must have excellent English written and oral communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with other departments within International Medical Corps, donors, non-governmental organizations, and the private sector.
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