Algeria http://www.wfp.org/feeds/Algeria Country content en The Refugee Turned TV Chef http://www.wfp.org/stories/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 http://www.wfp.org UN Agencies In Algeria Urge Sustained Assistance For Sahrawi Refugees http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/un-agencies-algeria-urge-sustained-assistance-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 http://www.wfp.org WFP Allocates Part of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Yearly ContributionTo Life-Saving Operations For Refugees From Western Sahara http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-allocates-part-kingdom-saudi-arabias-yearly-contribution-life-saving-operation 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 http://www.wfp.org UN Agencies In Algeria Urge Continued Food Assistance To Refugees From Western Sahara http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/un-agencies-algeria-urge-continued-food-assistance-refugees-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 http://www.wfp.org Spanish Cooperation Agency Continues Support For WFP In The Saharawi Refugee Camps http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/spanish-cooperation-agency-continues-support-wfp-saharawi-refugee-camps ALGIERS / MADRID – The UN World Food Programme (WFP) has received a contribution of EUR 1.5 million from the Government of Spain to provide food assistance to the Saharawi refugee camps in Tindouf in western Algeria. Algeria Africa Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:04:26 +0000 WFP 643698 at http://www.wfp.org WFP’s School Feeding Programme In Algeria To Resume in October, After School Holidays http://www.wfp.org/stories/school-feeding-programme-closed-holidays WFP, in cooperation with Italian NGO Comitato Internazionale per lo Sviluppo dei Popoli (CISP), which focuses on development cooperation and humanitarian aid, completed in June 2014 its school feeding programme at Algeria’s Sahrawi refugee camps for the academic year 2013/2014. A total of 32,060 primary school children received a mid-morning snack over the span of 156 days.  Algeria Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:07:31 +0000 Maria Gallar Sanchez 642308 at http://www.wfp.org Hand In Hand With School Children At Algeria's Sahrawi Refugee Camps http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/food-learning-sahrawi-refugee-camps WFP distributes mid-morning snacks to alleviate short-term hunger and keep children in school at the Sahrawi refugee camps in Algeria's western province of Tindouf. The school feeding programme provides more than 32,000 primary school children with mid-morning snacks in the form of fortified date bars or dates. When received as an in-kind distribution, re-constituted dried milk also complements the snack.  Algeria Algeria Attendance food security meals Mid-morning snack nutrition Sahrawi Schools Western Sahara Local Refugees and IDPs Tue, 05 Aug 2014 09:15:05 +0000 WFP 642336 at http://www.wfp.org Hand In Hand With School Children At Algeria's Sahrawi Refugee Camps http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/food-learning-sahrawi-refugee-camps WFP distributes mid-morning snacks to alleviate short-term hunger and keep children in school at the Sahrawi refugee camps in Algeria's western province of Tindouf. The school feeding programme provides more than 32,000 primary school children with mid-morning snacks in the form of fortified date bars or dates. When received as an in-kind distribution, re-constituted dried milk also complements the snack.  Algeria Algeria Attendance food security meals Mid-morning snack nutrition Sahrawi Schools Western Sahara Local Refugees and IDPs Tue, 05 Aug 2014 09:15:05 +0000 WFP 642336 at http://www.wfp.org Khadijatou: How 36 Years Living In A Camp, Fighting Hunger, Impacts Society And Family Structures http://www.wfp.org/stories/khadijatou-how-36-years-living-camp-fighting-hunger-have-impact-society-and-families-structu During a monitoring visit to Smara Refugee Camp the team met Khadijatou, one of the refugees who has been living in the camp for 36 years. She describes how her life was and how it has improved, thanks to humanitarian assistance. Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) Focus on Women Algeria Local Africa Monitoring Refugees and IDPs Focus on Women Gender School Meals Tue, 26 Jul 2011 16:34:18 +0000 Sandrine Godfrin 48051 at http://www.wfp.org Distribution in the camps http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/distribution-camps  Distribution in the camps for the sahraoui population in the South West of Algeria.  Algeria camps Distribution food sahara women Local Refugees and IDPs Focus on Women General Food Distribution Tue, 26 Jul 2011 13:33:15 +0000 WFP 47992 at http://www.wfp.org