Algeria Country content en Spain’s Donation To Western Sahara Refugees Supports WFP At A Critical Time ALGIERS/MADRID – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a donation from the Government of Spain to help provide the basic food needs of Western Sahara refugees living in Algeria. Algeria Africa Thu, 10 Nov 2016 10:06:47 +0000 WFP 650582 at UN Agencies In Algeria Appeal For Continued Food Assistance To Western Saharan Refugees  ALGIERS – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), together with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the UN Children’s fund (UNICEF) is appealing for continued donor support for refugees from Western Sahara living in Algeria. The three agencies say that insufficient funding makes a cut in basic food rations imminent. Algeria Wed, 02 Nov 2016 09:13:58 +0000 WFP 650554 at 10 Ways to Stay Fit and Healthy During Ramadan It is important that staff maintain healthy, nutritious eating habits when observing Ramadan. Muslims worldwide are observing Ramadan, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, as a month of fasting. Algeria Bangladesh Egypt Indonesia Iran Iraq Jordan Libya Morocco Pakistan Palestine, State of Sudan Syrian Arab Republic Tunisia Turkey Yemen Thu, 09 Jun 2016 12:46:58 +0000 WFP 649820 at R4 Insurance Initiative Triggers Payouts to Farmers Affected by El Niño "We sow, and if the rains don’t come, the insurance allows us to still feed our children" – Aissata, a farmer in Medina Diakha, Senegal. Algeria Ethiopia Malawi Senegal Africa Climate Change Thu, 09 Jun 2016 07:55:02 +0000 Azzurra Massimino 649805 at The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia Maintains Support To WFP Humanitarian Operation In Refugee Camps Near Tindouf ALGIERS – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has received a contribution of dates this month from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, valued at US$516,000, which arrived at the port of Oran to support WFP humanitarian food assistance to Sahrawi refugees Algeria Africa Wed, 18 May 2016 12:48:04 +0000 WFP 649685 at Algeria: WFP Forced To Reduce Rations For ‘Forgotten’ Sahrawi Refugees ALGIERS – As a result of insufficient funding for the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), refugees from Western Sahara living in Algeria are now receiving, for the third consecutive month, a reduced ration that does not meet the minimum daily needs. The cuts come as the Sahrawi refugee crisis enters its 40th year.  Algeria Africa Thu, 12 Nov 2015 16:29:38 +0000 WFP 648393 at The Refugee Turned TV Chef Haha Ahmed Ghaid Salaih is a Sahrawi refugee - living for 40 years in the camps in southwestern Algeria. As a refugee turned television Chef, Haha shares recipes that demonstrate ingenuity in avoiding the weariness of eating the same meals daily. Her aim is to teach refugees how to improve and diversify their meals while establishing nutritious eating habits. Algeria Africa Focus on Women Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:05:17 +0000 Hala Suliman 646846 at UN Agencies In Algeria Urge Sustained Assistance For Sahrawi Refugees ALGIERS – To mark World Refugee Day, the UN Refugee agency (UNHCR) organized a Ramadan iftar (meal served at sunset) at the National Foundation Centre for the Promotion of Youth and Sport Initiatives. Refugees participated, alongside government representatives, diplomats and partners in order to demonstrate that they are ordinary people living through extraordinary circumstances.  The UN World Food Programme (WFP) and the UN Children’s fund (UNICEF) also attended the event, at which UNHCR urged the international community to respond to recent funding cuts. Algeria Africa Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:11:04 +0000 WFP 646898 at WFP Allocates Part of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Yearly ContributionTo Life-Saving Operations For Refugees From Western Sahara A shipment of 252 MT of dates, part of the yearly donation from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United Nation’s World Food Programme (WFP) was cleared at the customs of the Port of Oran in the frame of WFP’s humanitarian assistance in Algeria. Algeria Africa Tue, 16 Jun 2015 10:10:47 +0000 WFP 646824 at UN Agencies In Algeria Urge Continued Food Assistance To Refugees From Western Sahara ALGIERS – The World Food Programme (WFP) and other UN agencies appealed today to donors to support the food needs of refugees from Western Sahara living in Algeria, warning of insufficient funding to cover their needs in the second half of this year. Algeria Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:49:13 +0000 WFP 645379 at