Arminda was able to buy corn, beans, chicken, vegetables, pasta, and fruits with the money she recieved from WFP's Cash for Assets pilot programme.
The coffee rust continues to affect the livelihoods of families in Guatemala. As a result, WFP and the Government of Guatemala launched a Cash for Assets pilot programme to help ease the impact of the crisis. Armida Zapet, one of the beneficiaries of this programme, along with her family are one among hundreds of families affected by the coffee rust in Guatemala- this is her story.
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