Bangladesh Country content en 10 Facts About Hunger Here are ten things to know to understand the global food and nutrition situation. Please help the World Food Programme (WFP) raise awareness by sharing these facts on Twitter. Afghanistan Algeria Angola Armenia Azerbaijan Bangladesh Benin Bhutan Bolivia Brazil Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad China Colombia Comoros Congo Congo, Democratic Republic of the Côte d'Ivoire Cuba Djibouti Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Eritrea Ethiopia Gambia Georgia Ghana Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Haiti Honduras India Indonesia Iran Iraq Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Korea, Democratic People's Republic of Kyrgyzstan Lao People’s Democratic Republic Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Moldova, Republic of Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Pakistan Palestine, State of Panama Peru Philippines Russian Federation Rwanda Sao Tome and Principe Senegal Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sri Lanka Sudan Swaziland Syrian Arab Republic Tajikistan Tanzania, United Republic of Timor-Leste Togo Tunisia Uganda Ukraine Uzbekistan Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe Africa Americas Asia Europe Middle East Wed, 30 Sep 2015 07:54:56 +0000 WFP 647971 at 35,000 Flood Victims Helped With Life-Saving Cash DHAKA – More than 35,000 flood-affected people in southeastern Bangladesh are to receive financial assistance so they can replenish food and other necessities lost when the region was hit by cyclonic storm Komen earlier this month. Bangladesh Asia Floods Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:20:08 +0000 WFP 647705 at Bangladesh Floods: The Lives Behind The Statistics Heavy monsoon rains have triggered flash floods and landslides, affecting thousands of vulnerable people in southeastern Bangladesh. Responding to Emergencies Bangladesh Asia Floods Mon, 17 Aug 2015 09:50:25 +0000 Maherin Ahmed 647451 at 21,000 Women Helped To Leave Extreme Poverty Behind Through Cash Grant & Training DHAKA – More than 21,000 women in Bangladesh are to receive a one-time cash grant of 15,000 taka (US$190) to start small businesses, along with food and training in nutrition and business skills. Bangladesh Asia Mon, 17 Aug 2015 07:01:12 +0000 WFP 647598 at WFP Delivers Food To 165,000 Bangladesh Flood Victims After Tropical Cyclone Komen DHAKA –The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has provided emergency food assistance to more than 165,000 people in Cox’s Bazar in southeastern Bangladesh, within a week after the area was hit by Tropical Cyclone Komen. Responding to Emergencies Bangladesh Asia Thu, 06 Aug 2015 14:39:41 +0000 WFP 647536 at Bangladesh: Empowering Women Against Natural Disasters During the rainy monsoon months, up to 70 percent of Bangladesh gets inundated, making it tough for coastal communities to rebuild their lives. Climate Change Disaster Risk Reduction Food For Assets Bangladesh Asia Climate Change Focus on Women Food for Assets Thu, 23 Jul 2015 09:25:37 +0000 Maherin Ahmed 647120 at WFP Delivers Flood Relief To 150,000 In Cox’s Bazar DHAKA – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has provided emergency food assistance to more than 150,000 people in Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh, a week after the area was inundated by flash floods. Bangladesh Asia Thu, 09 Jul 2015 11:07:49 +0000 WFP 647085 at Bangladesh: Children See A World Of Infinite Possibilities With Zero Hunger Imagine that there is enough food for everyone in the world. Imagine that you will always have enough to eat. What would this be like? What would you want to achieve if you will never go hungry? Tough questions resulting to answers in the form of beautiful drawings by children. School Meals Bangladesh Asia School Meals Fri, 29 May 2015 16:34:29 +0000 Maherin Ahmed 646488 at Safety Nets: Cash With Nutrition Education Has Greatest Impact On Child Nutrition DHAKA – Which combination of cash, food and nutrition education in social safety nets brings the greatest benefits for ultra-poor rural families? The findings of a joint research initiative seeking an answer to this question were presented today by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). Bangladesh Asia Tue, 26 May 2015 07:02:59 +0000 WFP 646489 at Bangladesh: WFP flies emergency biscuits to earthquake survivors 3 million packets of biscuits fortified with vitamins and minerals are being brought by air from WFP’s stocks in Bangladesh to earthquake affected people in Nepal. Contributions to WFP Logistics Responding to Emergencies Bangladesh Asia Nepal earthquake Emergency Assessments Earthquakes Emergencies Nutrition Tue, 12 May 2015 06:04:41 +0000 Leonora Beck 646303 at