“Frutta e Verdura nelle scuole” (Fruit and Vegetables at School), and promoted nutritional education to children aged 6-11 year, parents and teachers.
It also delivered fruit, vegetable and pulses during break
A European program
Over 30 million pupils across the EU receive fruit and vegetables thanks to the European Fruit and Vegetables in School Program.
In addition to the distribution of these products, the EU has provided schools with specific educational programs on the importance of proper nutrition and how food is produced.
The numbers of the project
In the school year 2018/2019, the Fruit and Vegetables in School Program 5290 school complexes involved, with 46301 classes and 858596 pupils participating in the project.
Actions: the distribution of fruit and vegetables as a snack, days dedicated to sensorial workshops and food education.