Benin Country content en More Than Food: In The Ebola Response WFP Building Health Centres, Flying In Aid Workers And Supplies DAKAR/GENEVA – As of today, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has provided food assistance to more than 430,000 people affected by the Ebola crisis in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. In support of a unified response under the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER), WFP is ramping up services to the whole humanitarian effort. Benin Ghana Guinea Liberia Senegal Sierra Leone Global Africa Ebola emergency Emergencies Fri, 03 Oct 2014 08:48:09 +0000 WFP 643483 at PepsiCo Quaker Delegation Visits Benin School Meals Programme  visit  Benin Local School Meals Thu, 16 May 2013 14:06:24 +0000 WFP 438772 at 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 WFP West Africa Nutrition in Focus: Increased Use of Specialized Nutritious Foods nutrition photo gallery for west africa  Benin Burkina Faso Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Côte d'Ivoire Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Mali Mauritania Niger Nigeria Senegal Sierra Leone Togo Local Nutrition Fri, 08 Mar 2013 11:34:57 +0000 WFP 398386 at Benin: WFP provides emergency assistance to flood victims 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 Return to school and WFP meals for students School meals in Benin  Benin Local School Meals Thu, 04 Oct 2012 12:13:35 +0000 WFP 318897 at Delivering food in Benin Snapshots of logistics in Benin.   Benin Local Logistics Wed, 15 Aug 2012 14:49:26 +0000 WFP 287860 at WFP West Africa gets up to speed with the latest on 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 Gambia Ghana Guinea-Bissau Liberia Mali Mauritania Niger Sao Tome and Principe Senegal Sierra Leone Togo Local Africa Nutrition Thu, 15 Sep 2011 15:50:15 +0000 Isabel Pike 78730 at WFP Prepares Countries for Large-Scale Disasters, One Pandemic at a 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 WFP Seeks McGovern-Dole grant to 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