Guatemala http://www.wfp.org/feeds/Guatemala Country content en Guatemala: A Family Weathers the Coffee Rust Crisis http://www.wfp.org/stories/guatemala-family-weathers-coffee-rust-crisis GUATEMALA CITY. –Idalia López and Moisés Ramírez are Guatemalan smallholder farmers whose livelihoods have been devastated by Coffee Rust. Responding to Emergencies Guatemala Local Americas Emergencies Fri, 13 Feb 2015 15:24:27 +0000 WFP 645199 at http://www.wfp.org Canada And WFP: Saving Lives By Providing The Right Food At The Right Time http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/canada-and-un-world-food-programme-saving-lives-providing-right-food-right-time Every year, WFP provides food assistance to more than 80 million people in 75 of the world’s poorest countries with the support of donors such as Canada. Before starting a programme, WFP determines the right food, because a successful response depends on nutritionally appropriate food. Malnutrition affects millions around the world -- nearly half of all deaths of children under the age of 5 are due to undernutrition. Canada and WFP are working together towards a world with Zero Hunger.  Bangladesh Ghana Guatemala Haiti Mali South Sudan Sudan Tanzania, United Republic Of Mon, 02 Feb 2015 15:13:16 +0000 WFP 641628 at http://www.wfp.org 10 Faces Of Food Assistance In 2014 http://www.wfp.org/stories/10-faces-food-assistance-2014 From Ebola-hit countries in Africa to Syria, Iraq and the Philippines, food assistance played its part again this year in helping families get through emergencies. Here are 10 people in 10 different countries who received assistance in 2014 thanks to WFP’s supporters – governments, companies and individuals. Central African Republic Guatemala Iraq Philippines Sierra Leone South Sudan Sri Lanka State of Palestine Syria Africa Americas Asia Middle East Mon, 29 Dec 2014 09:23:43 +0000 Martin Penner 644615 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Assists 1,300 Families in Guatemala Thanks to the Republic of Korea http://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-assists-1300-families-guatemala-thanks-republic-korea WFP in Guatemala received a donation of US$100.000 from the Government of the Republic of Korea. The funding will enable WFP to assist 1,300 households for a period of one month in the Department of Jalapa. Guatemala Americas Cash and Vouchers Droughts Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:40:29 +0000 Francisco Fion 644304 at http://www.wfp.org United States Donates $10 Million to Assist Central Americans Hit by Drought and Coffee Rust http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/united-states-donates-10-million-assist-central-americans-hit-drought-and-coffee-r PANAMA – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of US$10 million from the United States to assist people across Central America affected by severe drought and the Coffee Rust disease. Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) Cash and Vouchers Nutrition Preventing Hunger Responding to Emergencies Armenia El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Local Americas Cash and Vouchers Droughts Emergencies Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:27:41 +0000 WFP 643381 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 Guatemala: A Story of Resilience http://www.wfp.org/stories/guatemala-story-resilience In the 1990s, WFP worked with the Government of Guatemala to support the most vulnerable and food-insecure communities through Food Assistance for Assets (FFA) programmes. Today, almost 20 years later, these communities continue implementing and improving the activities from the initial programme and are considered resilient. Food For Assets Guatemala Americas Food for Assets Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:07:49 +0000 WFP 642811 at http://www.wfp.org Guatemala: A Story of Resilience http://www.wfp.org/videos/guatemala-story-resilience In the 1990s, WFP worked with the Government of Guatemala to support the most vulnerable and food-insecure communities through Food Assistance for Assets (FFA) programmes. Today, almost 20 years later, these communities are considered resilient. They have improved their overall food security and withstood major climatic shocks such as recent hurricanes Mitch and Stan.  WFP in Action Food For Assets Guatemala English Americas Video stories Food for Assets Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:56:54 +0000 WFP 642809 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