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On World Food Day, WFP Emphasizes Commitment To The Most Vulnerable

WFP and its partners are celebrating World Food Day (16 October) by reaffirming their commitment to helping communities overcome hunger. In South Sudan, WFP has increased the emphasis on community-based activities to build resilience to shocks and promote longer-term food security.

A l'Occasion de la Journée Mondiale de l'Alimentation, le PAM souligne son engagement Auprès des plus Vulnérables

Le 16 octobre 2012, le PAM-Burundi s’est joint au reste du monde pour célébrer la Journée Mondiale dédiée à l’alimentation. A cette occasion, il a sorti un communiqué de presse dans lequel il réaffirme son engagement à continuer à apporter un appui aux personnes les plus vulnérables à l’insécurité alimentaire, à des fins aussi bien humanitaires que de développement.

On World Food Day, WFP Emphasizes Its Commitment To Supporting The Most Vulernable

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and its partners celebrates World Food Day (16 October) by reaffirming their commitment to helping communities overcome hunger. In Ethiopia, WFP is helping smallholder farmers become more productive and gain better market access through its Purchase for Progress initiative.

Four UN Agencies Work To Empower Rural Women

Investing in women farmers could reduce the number of hungry people in the world by 100 to 150 million people. That was one of many insights which emerged at the launch of a joint project to empower farmers in seven different countries on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York.

WFP at the UN General Assembly: Highlights

WFP’s Executive Director Ertharin Cousin is in New York this week, taking part in a range of hunger-related events in and around the UN General Assembly. Here are the day-by-day highlights.