World Food Programme ( WFP )


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About World Food Programme

The World Food Programme (WFP), (French: Programme Alimentaire Mondial, Italian: Programma Alimentare Mondiale), Spanish: Programa Mundial de Alimentos) is the food assistance branch of the United Nations, and it is the world's largest humanitarian organization addressing hunger.

WFP press release, blog etc

12/07/2018 - 20:17 Humanitarian assistance continues to prevent a massive human catastrophe in Yemen but it is not enough
12/06/2018 - 20:28 United States provides $14.3 million to World Food Programme to support refugees in Kenya
12/05/2018 - 01:50 Syrian women's art on show in Istanbul subway station
12/04/2018 - 04:01 WFP uses satellites and climate modelling to boost resilience to climate change in Viet Nam
12/04/2018 - 03:32 Progressing together: 50 years of partnership between the Government of Indonesia and the World Food Programme
11/30/2018 - 08:52 Government of Norway joins forces with private sector-led Farm to Market Alliance to unlock opportunities in African agriculture
11/26/2018 - 18:12 Major nutrition programme launched in Karamoja region of Uganda
11/26/2018 - 18:12 Nutrition and women's empowerment - a foundation for development in Sri Lanka
11/23/2018 - 10:12 The United Nations World Food Programme ships 11,500 tonnes of sorghum from Las Palmas for humanitarian emergencies in East Africa
11/22/2018 - 09:04 Japan supports WFP to scale up nutrition programme in Ghana
11/22/2018 - 07:22 Netherlands contributes 8 million to rehabilitate and maintain roads in South Sudan
11/20/2018 - 17:49 WFP welcomes new funding pledge for humanitarian needs in Yemen from United Arab Emirates and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
11/18/2018 - 23:38 WFP transitions out of food assistance programme to refugees from Bhutan
11/15/2018 - 08:18 World Food Programme Chief appeals for peace in Yemen as agency plans major scale-up of food aid
11/07/2018 - 12:46 Inequality exacerbates hunger, malnutrition and obesity in Latin America and the Caribbean
11/05/2018 - 19:58 WFP and Alibaba enter strategic partnership to support UN Sustainable Development Goal of a world with Zero Hunger
11/02/2018 - 08:43 UN agencies raise alarm over weakened fight against hunger and malnutrition in Asia and the Pacific
11/01/2018 - 04:51 Kate Hudson named Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations World Food Programme