Malawi: Learners Get School Meals at Home – AuthenticAfrican

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[VOA] Elementary school children in Malawi, one of Africa's poorest countries, normally get free meals at school; but, when the coronavirus pandemic forced schools to close in March, families were left with the added cost burden. The international charity Mary's Meals, which runs the feeding program in one-third of Malawi's elementary schools, has started distributing food to poor communities to help them cope.