Cuba http://www.wfp.org/feeds/Cuba Country content en Canadian Delegation Visits WFP Projects in Cuba http://www.wfp.org/stories/canadian-delegation-visits-wfp-projects-cuba HAVANA. --Knowledge management and cost management acquired by farmers and managers of cooperatives was one of the aspects that most impressed the delegation of the Ministry of  Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD) of Canada who recently visited World Food Programme (WFP) projects in the province of Guantánamo. Cuba Americas Ambassadors & Celebrities Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:12:48 +0000 WFP 644982 at http://www.wfp.org Regional Thematic Pre-consultation Meeting on Humanitarian Effectiveness http://www.wfp.org/stories/regional-thematic-pre-consultation-meeting-humanitarian-effectiveness HAVANA –The Regional Thematic Pre-consultation Meeting on humanitarian effectiveness took place on December 5 in Havana Cuba. This meeting is part of a worldwide consultation process to generate inputs and specific action plans to strengthen humanitarian action at a global level. Disaster Risk Reduction Cuba Local Americas Tue, 09 Dec 2014 22:50:20 +0000 WFP 644375 at http://www.wfp.org Regional Workshop Held in Cuba for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Caribbean http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/regional-workshop-held-cuba-disaster-risk-reduction-caribbean HAVANA – The United Nations World Food Programme held the Regional Workshop for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Caribbean between 3-5 December, in order to identify possible areas of cooperation in matters of reducing the risks in disasters happening in Cuba, Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Climate Change Cuba Local Americas Climate Change Emergencies Wed, 03 Dec 2014 23:00:00 +0000 WFP 644376 at http://www.wfp.org 'Zero Hunger: A World Without Hunger' Pictured By Child Artists http://www.wfp.org/stories/zero-hunger-world-without-hunger-pictured-child-artists-around-world 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 http://www.wfp.org 'Zero Hunger: A World Without Hunger' By Child Artists http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/zero-hunger-world-without-hunger-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 http://www.wfp.org LAC Regional Bureau's Humanitarian Hero http://www.wfp.org/stories/lac-regional-bureaus-humanitarian-hero Panamanian national, Leica Cousins, has been working in the humanitarian sector for more than 10 years, the majority of which have been with WFP at the Regional Bureau in Panama City, Panama. Aid professionals Bolivia Colombia Cuba Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Nicaragua Panama Local Americas Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:46:48 +0000 WFP 642683 at http://www.wfp.org 11 Myths About Malnutrition in Latin America http://www.wfp.org/stories/myths-malnutrition-latin-america-gain There is often the misconception that hunger and malnutrition refer to the same condition. While the two often go hand-in-hand there are significant differences. With the assistance of The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) we are hoping to break this common misconception. Read on for 11 myth busting facts about malnutrition and examples of how WFP is tackling it in Latin America. Bolivia Colombia Cuba Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Nicaragua Peru Local Americas Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:06:23 +0000 WFP 642349 at http://www.wfp.org Brazil and Cuba Share Their Experiences in Social Programmes http://www.wfp.org/stories/brazil-and-cuba-share-their-experiences-social-programmes The link between social programmes and family agriculture as a tool for development brought together experts and representatives of the governments of Brazil and Cuba with the support of the World Food Programme (WFP) in Cuba. This encounter has special significance against the backdrop of the celebration of the International Year of Family Farming. Centre of Excellence Against Hunger Nutrition Cuba Local Americas Centre of Excellence against Hunger Initial Assessment Fri, 06 Jun 2014 18:38:08 +0000 WFP 641742 at http://www.wfp.org Miguel Barreto: New WFP Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean http://www.wfp.org/stories/miguel-barreto-wfp-regional-director-latin-america-caribbean PANAMA CITY –The World Food Programme (WFP) has appointed Miguel Barreto, a Peruvian national, as its new Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean. His duty will be to  oversee WFP operations  across the region.   For Individuals Nutrition Bolivia Colombia Cuba Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Nicaragua Peru Local Americas Nutrition Wed, 05 Feb 2014 15:16:06 +0000 WFP 639995 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Launches New Nutrition Strategy For Latin America And Caribbean http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-launches-new-nutrition-strategy-latin-america-and-caribbean PANAMA CITY –The UN World Food Programme (WFP) Regional Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean launched today a new Regional Nutrition Strategy that aims to provide a nutritional model for WFP on how to engage with governments of middle income countries.  Nutrition Bolivia Colombia Cuba Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Nicaragua Peru Americas Nutrition Fri, 22 Nov 2013 17:29:04 +0000 WFP 616778 at http://www.wfp.org