benin http://www.wfp.org/feeds/benin Country content en PepsiCo Quaker Delegation Visits Benin School Meals Programme http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/pepsico-quaker-delegation-visits-benin-school-meals-programme  visit  Benin Local School Meals Thu, 16 May 2013 14:06:24 +0000 WFP 438772 at http://www.wfp.org PepsiCo Quaker Delegation Visits Benin School Meals Programme http://www.wfp.org/stories/pepsico-quaker-delegation-visits-benin-school-meals-programme A delegation from PepsiCo Quaker in the Netherlands recently travelled to Benin to visit WFP’s school feeding programme, which the company is supporting. The visit demonstrated the impact that PepsiCo Quaker’s contributions have had on primary schools in Benin. For Companies Benin Local Africa School Meals Wed, 15 May 2013 10:46:31 +0000 Jennifer Byrne 438114 at http://www.wfp.org WFP West Africa Nutrition in Focus: Increased Use of Specialized Nutritious Foods http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/wfp-west-africa-nutrition-focus-increased-use-specialized-nutritious-foods nutrition photo gallery for west africa  Benin Burkina Faso Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Côte D'Ivoire Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Mali Mauritania Niger Nigeria Senegal Sierra Leone The Gambia Togo Local Nutrition Fri, 08 Mar 2013 11:34:57 +0000 WFP 398386 at http://www.wfp.org Benin: WFP provides emergency assistance to flood victims http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/wfp-provides-emergency-assistance-victims-flooding-northern-benin Heavy seasonal rains in northern Benin and the rising waters of the Niger River in August 2012 resulted in severe flooding in the communes of Karimama and Malanville, particularly communities situated on the Niger River and its tributaries. In response to the flooding, WFP implemented a three month immediate response emergency operation in order to provide food assistance to flood affected people. Benin Local Floods Tue, 26 Feb 2013 09:34:15 +0000 WFP 395037 at http://www.wfp.org Return to school and WFP meals for students http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/return-school-and-wfp-meals-students School meals in Benin  Benin Local School Meals Thu, 04 Oct 2012 12:13:35 +0000 WFP 318897 at http://www.wfp.org Delivering food in Benin http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/delivering-food-benin Snapshots of logistics in Benin.   Benin Local Logistics Wed, 15 Aug 2012 14:49:26 +0000 WFP 287860 at http://www.wfp.org WFP West Africa gets up to speed with the latest on nutrition http://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-west-africa-gets-speed-latest-nutrition In early September, WFP nutrition focal points and their government counterparts from 18 countries across West Africa gathered in Dakar for a four-day workshop.    Nutrition Benin Burkina Faso Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Côte D'Ivoire Ghana Guinea-Bissau Liberia Mali Mauritania Niger Sao Tome And Principe Senegal Sierra Leone The Gambia Togo Local Africa Nutrition Thu, 15 Sep 2011 15:50:15 +0000 Isabel Pike 78730 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Prepares Countries for Large-Scale Disasters, One Pandemic at a Time http://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-prepares-countries-large-scale-disasters-one-pandemic-time Pandemics and large-scale disasters pose specific challenges to humanitarian emergency operations, especially in urban areas. Through a recent one-week pandemic simulation, WFP aimed to prepare countries in West Africa to face these challenges so that they can better assist vulnerable populations. Aid professionals Disaster Risk Reduction Responding to Emergencies Benin Burkina Faso Cape Verde Ghana Guinea Mali Nigeria Senegal Togo Local Africa Emergencies Wed, 27 Jul 2011 11:21:07 +0000 Molly Slotznick 48286 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Seeks McGovern-Dole grant to help flood-ravaged Benin http://www.wfp.org/content/wfp-seeks-mcgovern-dole-grant-help-flood-ravaged-benin The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) hopes to offer school feeding to help Benin recover from severe flooding and poverty. Lack of funding has stopped the program from opening this academic year. Hunger in the news Benin hunger in the news Africa American Chronicle Mon, 14 Mar 2011 15:30:42 +0000 WFP 31020 at http://www.wfp.org Benin photo archive http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/benin-photo-archive Photos from Benin.  Benin Local School Meals Thu, 16 Dec 2010 10:47:26 +0000 WFP 29678 at http://www.wfp.org