El Salvador http://www.wfp.org/feeds/El%20Salvador Country content en To Reduce El Niño's Impact On Central America's Dry Corridor, Build Resilience And Invest In Sustainable Agriculture http://www.wfp.org/node/649968 UN meeting urges long-term development action for food security, safeguarding livelihoods El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Americas Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:44:22 +0000 WFP 649968 at http://www.wfp.org Canada and WFP to support families affected by drought in Central America http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/canada-and-wfp-support-drought-affected-central-america GUATEMALA – More support for families in Central America’s Dry Corridor who have been hurt by three straight years of drought will be coming from the United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP), thanks to a $3 million (US$2.2 million) donation announced today by the Government of Canada. Responding to Emergencies El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Local Americas Droughts Fri, 03 Jun 2016 15:43:00 +0000 WFP 649772 at http://www.wfp.org Rising Hunger In Central America And Haiti As El Niño Follows Prolonged Drought – WFP http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/rising-hunger-central-america-and-haiti-el-nino-follows-prolonged-droughtwfp GUATEMALA CITY – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) committed today to both assisting 1.6 million people hit by droughts exacerbated by El Niño in Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador and Haiti and building resilience against future climatic shocks. El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Global Americas Thu, 07 Apr 2016 12:54:32 +0000 WFP 649395 at http://www.wfp.org 5 Facts about School Meals in Latin America and the Caribbean http://www.wfp.org/stories/5-facts-about-school-meals-lac In Latin American and the Caribbean nearly 85 million children receive a daily breakfast, snack or lunch at their schools. School meals are often the only regular and nutritious meal a child receives. School Meals Bolivia Colombia Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Nicaragua Peru Americas School Meals Wed, 02 Mar 2016 19:57:04 +0000 WFP 649169 at http://www.wfp.org Over 2 Million In Central America Will Need Food Assistance Due To Drought, El Nino http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/over-2-million-central-america-will-need-food-assistance-due-drought-el-nino PANAMA CITY – Some 2.3 million people in Central America, mostly subsistence farmers, day labourers and their families, will need food assistance because of significant crop losses due to prolonged drought exacerbated by the current El Niño event, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) said today. El Salvador Guatemala Nicaragua Global Americas Droughts Thu, 12 Nov 2015 14:35:22 +0000 WFP 648389 at http://www.wfp.org WFP and OAS Team up to Work on Migration, Protection, and Preparedness in the Americas http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-and-oas-team-work-migration-protection-and-preparedness-americas WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Executive Director of the UN World Food Programme (WFP), Ertharin Cousin, and the Secretary General of the Organization of American State (OAS), Luis Almagro, today signed an agreement to intensify their joint efforts to improve the food security and nutrition of the people of the Americas. For Individuals Bolivia Colombia Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Nicaragua Peru Americas Capacity Building Thu, 17 Sep 2015 20:41:55 +0000 WFP 647910 at http://www.wfp.org Experts Discuss the Roles of School Feeding as Tool for Sustainable Development in the Americas http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/experts-discuss-roles-school-feeding-tool-sustainable-development-americas LIMA –More than 200 participants including government representatives, regional and international school feeding experts, public and private organizations and associates, from 17 countries from the region, will participate in the VII School Feeding Seminar for LAC, which will be held from the 26th to the 28th of August 2015 in the Peruvian capital. School Meals Colombia Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Nicaragua Peru Americas School Meals Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:58:39 +0000 WFP 647704 at http://www.wfp.org 10 Things You Need To Know About El Niño http://www.wfp.org/stories/10-facts-about-el-nino Here are ten things to know about El Niño, the atmospheric event that threatens to complicate the food security situation in various countries across three continents. Please help the World Food Programme (WFP) raise awareness by sharing these facts on Twitter. Chad Djibouti El Salvador Eritrea Ethiopia Guatemala Haiti Honduras India Indonesia Kenya Malawi Mauritania Nicaragua Niger Pakistan Philippines Senegal Somalia South Sudan Sudan Uganda Zimbabwe Global Africa Americas Asia Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:50:03 +0000 WFP 647604 at http://www.wfp.org WFP and FAO Call for Structural Measures to Prevent Drought from Undermining the Food Security In the Dry Corridor In Central America http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-and-fao-call-structural-measures-prevent-drought-undermining-food-security-dry Panama City, August, 11, 2015 – For the second consecutive year, the vulnerable communities that live in the Dry Corridor of Central America are even more threatened as a consequence of the climatic conditions that affect the region. El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Nicaragua Americas Droughts Wed, 12 Aug 2015 07:35:03 +0000 WFP 647567 at http://www.wfp.org 7 Unconventional Ways To Fight Hunger In Latin America http://www.wfp.org/stories/7-unconventional-ways-fight-hunger In this ever-evolving environment, creativity and innovation are key to changing the world. Committed to eliminating hunger within our lifetimes, the World Food Programme (WFP) continuously strives to innovate and seek out creative ideas to fight hunger and improve worldwide nutrition. Our ideas can range from Breast Feeding Festivals to biofortication projects. Read on and discover the seven unconventional ways that the WFP is making hunger history in Latin America.  Nutrition Responding to Emergencies School Meals Bolivia Colombia Cuba Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala Haiti Honduras Nicaragua Peru Global Americas Cash and Vouchers Climate Change Food for Assets HIV/AIDS Nutrition School Meals Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:40:16 +0000 Ginny Tan 646792 at http://www.wfp.org