Executive Director's Videos


WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin stresses the importance of food security in the conversation about a sustainable future to take place at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio +2) in June 2012.

WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets with women who are growing vegetables to support themselves with the assistance of a WFP "cash-for-work" programme that helped to get them started.

WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin visits a school in Haiti where WFP provides fresh milk bought from local dairy farmers, many of whom are parents of children at the school.

At a nutrition centre in the Dominican Republic, WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin discusses the importance of combatting anemia, a form of malnutrition that can impact the growth and development of small children for the rest of their lives.

WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin visits a village in Niger where WFP is providing families with cash in exchange for work on projects building long-term food security in their community.