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18 October 2013

One in eight people suffer from chronic hunger in the world, according to the World Food Programme (WFP). (News article in Spanish)


26 September 2013

Los bajos precios del café en el mercado internacional, las afectaciones provocadas por la plaga de la roya y los bajos rendimientos podrían reducir hasta en un 40% la utilización de cortadores en la cosecha cafetalera 2013-2014, señala un diagnóstico de la Fundación para el Desarrollo Tecnológico Agropecuario y Forestal de Nicaragua, Funica.


8 August 2013

The World Food Programme (WFP) is concern about the situation of the families from 30 communities settled in the municipality of Prinzapolka, in the North Atlantic Autonomous Region, where the Government is doing an emergency assessment that will determine the actions to prevent a famine.(News article in Spanish)


6 August 2013

The authorities formally requested the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to assist families affected by rains and floods in 25 communities inhabited mostly by indigenous Miskito,said a spokeswoman of the UN agency. [News Article In Spanish]


6 August 2013

The Government of Nicaragua requested WFP for assistance and a second shipment of food was sent to the poorest families in 25 communities in the MunicipaltyPrinzapolka, announced the agency in Geneva. [News Article In Spanish]


5 August 2013

The Government, with the support from the World Food Programme (WFP) sent the first shipment of food to 945 families in 25 communities in Prinzapolka, North Caribbean, affected by heavy rains. [News Article In Spanish]


5 August 2013

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Nicaragua dispatched today a second shipment of food to assist families affected by rains and floods in 25 communities in the Municipality of Prinzapolka, in the North Atlantic Autonomous Region (RAAN) in the Nicaraguan Caribbean. [News Article In Spanish]


5 August 2013

A second shipment of food for the families affected in Prinzapolka was sent yesterday from Managua, according to the World Food Programme of the United Nations (WFP).[News Article In Spanish]


5 August 2013

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Nicaragua dispatched a second shipment of food to assist families affected by rains and floods in 25 communities in the municipality of Prinzapolka, in the North Atlantic Autonomous Region (RAAN). [News Article In Spanish]


30 July 2013

The World Food Programme of the United Nations, WFP, sent the first shipment of 23 metric tons of food, in coordination with the Nicaraguan authorities to shelters, to help hundreds of people evacuated by the overflow of rivers in South Atlantic Autonomous Region, RAAS.