El Salvador https://www.wfp.org/feeds/El%20Salvador Country content en Rising Hunger In Central America And Haiti As El Niño Follows Prolonged Drought – WFP https://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 https://www.wfp.org 5 Facts about School Meals in Latin America and the Caribbean https://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 https://www.wfp.org Over 2 Million In Central America Will Need Food Assistance Due To Drought, El Nino https://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 https://www.wfp.org WFP and OAS Team up to Work on Migration, Protection, and Preparedness in the Americas https://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 https://www.wfp.org Experts Discuss the Roles of School Feeding as Tool for Sustainable Development in the Americas https://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 https://www.wfp.org 10 Things You Need To Know About El Niño https://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 https://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 https://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 https://www.wfp.org 7 Unconventional Ways To Fight Hunger In Latin America https://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 https://www.wfp.org 10 Facts About Hunger In El Salvador https://www.wfp.org/stories/10-facts-about-hunger-el-salvador Did you know that El Salvador is the most densely populated country in Central America? It is classified as a middle income country (MIC). Here are ten facts that provide insight on the hunger situation in El Salvador. Please help the World Food Programme (WFP) raise awareness by sharing these important facts on Twitter. El Salvador Americas Mon, 15 Jun 2015 13:54:16 +0000 WFP 646806 at https://www.wfp.org 2,212 Working Days To Fight Hunger in El Salvador https://www.wfp.org/stories/2212-working-days-fight-hunger-el-salvador In the following text Dorte Ellehammer, former WFP Representative in El Salvador, bids farewell to the country in which she served for five years and describes the actions taken during her tenure: "I am satisfied that during my time in El Salvador we developed innovative solutions to hunger and malnutrition. These initiatives sought to promote changes in attitudes and practices in health, food, nutrition, handling and storage of food, through the implementation of educational and participatory strategies." For Individuals El Salvador Americas Cash and Vouchers Climate Change Droughts Emergencies Focus on Women Food for Assets Gender General Food Distribution Hurricanes Logistics Nutrition Purchase for Progress Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:02:04 +0000 WFP 645407 at https://www.wfp.org