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UNESCO learning cities’ responses to COVID-19: São Paulo initiated school meals programme

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São Paulo, Brazil
3 August 2021

When the COVID-19 global pandemic hit in 2020, governments around the world temporarily closed educational institutions in an attempt to contain the spread of the virus. But how did learning continue for young and old during this time?

In our new publication Snapshots of learning cities’ responses to COVID-19, we showcase local responses to COVID-19. The school meals programme Coordenadoria de Alimentação Escolar (School Food Coordination, CODAE) is an emergency response organized by the Municipal Secretary of Education of São Paulo in Brazil to ensure families do not go hungry during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Learn more in our multimedia story.