Bhutan Country content en Australian Contribution Provides WFP School Meals For Children In Bhutan THIMPU – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a donation of AUD 120,000 from the Government of Australia, which will enable WFP to continue its support to Bhutan’s National School Feeding Programme. The funds will allow WFP to feed 12,000 students for a full month during the 2018 school year. Bhutan Asia Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:33:57 +0000 WFP 651581 at Despite Cuts, WFP Continues Food Support For Most Vulnerable Refugees From Bhutan KATHMANDU – United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has been compelled to reduce the amount of food provided to less vulnerable Bhutanese refugees starting in January 2017 due to a severe lack of funding. At present, there are around 11,000 refugees from Bhutan who depend on humanitarian assistance. Bhutan Asia Fri, 27 Jan 2017 08:33:36 +0000 WFP 650842 at WFP Commends Bhutan On Roadmap For National School Meals Programme Thimpu – Bhutan has made impressive steps towards establishing a nationally-owned, sustainable school meals programme, a senior official of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) said in a meeting on Tuesday with Tshering Tobgay, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bhutan. Bhutan Asia Thu, 26 May 2016 07:53:24 +0000 WFP 649704 at USAID Provides Us$ 1 Million For WFP To Support Basic Food Needs Of Refugees From Bhutan KATHMANDU – The United States has confirmed a US$1 million contribution for the World Food Programme (WFP) to provide food assistance to refugees from Bhutan living in Nepal. The contribution from the United States will help WFP provide basic food such as rice, pulses and vegetable oil for nearly 17,000 refugees. Bhutan Asia Fri, 08 Apr 2016 10:16:22 +0000 WFP 649402 at Harvesting Love In Bhutan, the Last Shangri-La In every village, children are surrounded by isolated green slopes and ever-present mist in a land known for its ethereal beauty — Bhutan. Sitting on the southeastern slopes of the Himalayas, the country paints a perfect picture of an inherent, communal love for nature. Bhutan Asia Thu, 03 Mar 2016 03:23:06 +0000 WFP 649175 at WFP Focuses On Reaching Most Needy Bhutan Refugees, As Funding Declines KATHMANDU – Most Bhutan refugees in Nepal will receive a 30 per cent smaller food ration from next year as part of an effort by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to stretch limited resources further to ensure full rations can continue for the poorest and most vulnerable. Bhutan Nepal Asia Mon, 12 Oct 2015 07:23:32 +0000 WFP 648107 at 'Zero Hunger: A World Without Hunger' Pictured By Child Artists Can you imagine the world without hunger? WFP school meals recipients around the world were asked the same question, then invited to submit their answers in pictures. Take a look at the 16 winning pictures of the world with zero hunger. Which one would you like to live in? Bangladesh Bhutan Cuba Ethiopia Guatemala Honduras Nepal Nicaragua Philippines Sri Lanka Tanzania, United Republic of Global Africa Americas Asia Thu, 04 Sep 2014 07:36:31 +0000 WFP 642974 at 'Zero Hunger: A World Without Hunger' By Child Artists These are the winning drawings in an design competition involving hundreds of children who receive WFP school meals in countries around the world. The drawings will be used for WFP’s 2015 calendar and desk diary. Bangladesh Bhutan Cuba Ethiopia Honduras Nepal Philippines Sri Lanka Tanzania, United Republic of Global Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:57:28 +0000 WFP 642930 at ECHO Visits Bhutanese Refugee Camps In Eastern Nepal Highlights of ECHO delegation visit to the Bhutanese Refugee Camp in Eastern Nepal. Nepal Bhutan nepal refugees Local Livelihoods Refugees and IDPs General Food Distribution Nutrition Thu, 09 Jan 2014 08:41:13 +0000 WFP 639555 at School Feeding In Bhutan: Going The Last Mile WFP and the Royal Government of Bhutan have been partners in implementing the School Feeding Programme (SFP) in the country for over 40 years. With the progress of Bhutan's social development, a 5-year transition process has been put in place for WFP to fully handover the SFP to the government by 2018. Text transcript of this video Featured Hunger Feed Stories WFP in Action School Meals Bhutan Bhutan bhutan prime minister school feeding school meals WFP World Food Programme English Global Asia Video stories School Meals Tue, 10 Dec 2013 07:38:43 +0000 WFP 639895 at