El Salvador https://www.wfp.org/feeds/El%20Salvador Country content en 10 Facts About Hunger https://www.wfp.org/stories/10-facts-about-hunger Here are ten things to know to understand the global food and nutrition situation. Please help the World Food Programme (WFP) raise awareness by sharing these facts on Twitter. Afghanistan Algeria Angola Armenia Azerbaijan Bangladesh Benin Bhutan Bolivia Brazil Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad China Colombia Comoros Congo Congo, Democratic Republic of the Côte d'Ivoire Cuba Djibouti Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Eritrea Ethiopia Gambia Georgia Ghana Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Haiti Honduras India Indonesia Iran Iraq Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Korea, Democratic People's Republic of Kyrgyzstan Lao People’s Democratic Republic Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libya Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Moldova, Republic of Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Pakistan Palestine, State of Panama Peru Philippines Russian Federation Rwanda Sao Tome and Principe Senegal Sierra Leone Somalia South Africa South Sudan Sri Lanka Sudan Swaziland Syrian Arab Republic Tajikistan Tanzania, United Republic of Timor-Leste Togo Tunisia Uganda Ukraine Uzbekistan Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe Africa Americas Asia Europe Middle East Wed, 30 Sep 2015 07:54:56 +0000 WFP 647971 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 Cuba 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 Cuba 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 Tsunami Simulation Helps Assess Capacity Response in El Salvador https://www.wfp.org/stories/ministry-interior-and-territorial-development-and-wfp-el-salvador-conduct-first-tsunami-sumu The coast of Isla de Mendez in El Salvador was at the epicenter of the country’s first tsunami simulation exercise jointly organized by the World Food Programme (WFP) and the Ministry of Home Affairs of El Salvador to assess the capacity response of authorities and also prepare communities for this kind of event. Disaster Risk Reduction El Salvador Americas Capacity Building Earthquakes Emergencies Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:58:30 +0000 WFP 645385 at https://www.wfp.org USAID-Funded Project, an “Eye-Opener” for Salvadoran Women Hit by Coffee Rust and Drought https://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-el-salvador-strengthens-capacities-4296-vulnerable-families-affected-crisis-and-shocks The Coffee Rust and last year’s prolonged drought severely reduced the income and food reserves among Salvadorans who depend on temporary farm jobs and subsistence farming to feed their families. Thanks to Progresando El Salvador, an USAID-funded project implemented by WFP and local NGOs, 23 women in the community of Manantiales discovered new ways of feeding their families. Responding to Emergencies El Salvador Americas Cash and Vouchers Capacity Building Droughts Focus on Women Food for Assets Gender Nutrition Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:41:20 +0000 Richard Olmedo 645384 at https://www.wfp.org