In the specified areas of Pottuvil, Thirukkovil, Karaitivu, Kalmunai, Sammanthurai, and Navithanveli, 15 pre-schools were selected for a nutrition program. With financial support from DCA and Diakonia, a total of 1,000,000 rupees, nutrition was provided to 500 children who were attending these preschools.
This initiative likely aimed to address the nutritional needs of young children in the selected preschools, contributing to their overall health and well-being. The support from DCA and Diakonia reflects collaborative efforts to enhance the quality of education and care for children in these communities. Providing nutrition in early childhood education settings is crucial for the holistic development of young learners.