A Japanese boy crosses a road on his way to school. Photo: AP A Japanese boy crosses a road on his way to school. Photo: AP
A Japanese boy crosses a road on his way to school. Photo: AP
Japan

Japan’s secret weapon against childhood obesity: school lunches

  • There is no choice of meal, and no concessions offered for vegetarians, or anyone with religious restrictions
  • Each meal is designed to have around 600-700 calories balanced between carbohydrates, meat or fish and vegetables

Topic |   Japan
A Japanese boy crosses a road on his way to school. Photo: AP A Japanese boy crosses a road on his way to school. Photo: AP
A Japanese boy crosses a road on his way to school. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE