Iraq https://www.wfp.org/feeds/Iraq Country content en France Supports WFP Cash Assistance Programme For Displaced Iraqis https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/france-supports-wfp-cash-assistance-programme-displaced-iraqis BAGHDAD – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of €3.2 million (US$3.5) from the Government of France today for its cash assistance programme supporting families affected by conflict in Iraq. Iraq Middle East Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:24:44 +0000 WFP 651284 at https://www.wfp.org Australia Supports WFP Multi-Purpose Cash Assistance In Mosul https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/australia-supports-wfp-multi-purpose-cash-assistance-mosul BAGHDAD – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of AUD$4 million (approximately US$3 million) from the Government of Australia to provide multi-purpose cash assistance for almost 23,000 displaced Iraqis affected by conflict in Mosul. Cash and Vouchers Iraq Middle East Cash and Vouchers Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:42:05 +0000 WFP 651278 at https://www.wfp.org As Battle For Mosul Ends, WFP Seeks To Give Hope To Thousands https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/battle-mosul-ends-wfp-seeks-give-hope-thousands BAGHDAD – Though the battle for Mosul has ended, extensive damage to homes and essential infrastructure has left thousands of displaced families with nothing to return to and in continued need of emergency food assistance to survive. Responding to Emergencies Iraq Emergencies Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:37:16 +0000 WFP 651271 at https://www.wfp.org Germany Provides €28 Million To Support WFP Cash Assistance Programme For Conflict-Affected Iraqis https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/germany-provides-28-million-support-wfp-cash-assistance-programme-conflict-affect BAGHDAD – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a generous contribution of €28 million from the German Government, which will support food assistance to 275,000 displaced Iraqis in four governorates across the country. Iraq Middle East Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:27:03 +0000 WFP 651228 at https://www.wfp.org WFP Concerned About Malnutrition Among Hungry Families Fleeing Iraq’s Western Mosul https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-concerned-about-malnutrition-among-hungry-families-fleeing-iraqs-western-mosu ERBIL – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is concerned about about the humanitarian conditions inside western Mosul’s old city, where as many as 180,000 people are reportedly hungry and living in miserable conditions. Iraq Middle East Tue, 30 May 2017 08:29:48 +0000 WFP 651189 at https://www.wfp.org More Than Half Of Iraq’s Population At Risk Of Food Insecurity - Government - WFP Analysis https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/more-half-iraqs-population-risk-food-insecurity-government-wfp-analysis BAGHDAD – More than half of Iraqi families are at risk of food insecurity and can no longer absorb any further shocks such as conflict or increases in basic food prices, a joint WFP-Iraqi Government food security report said today. Iraq Middle East Mon, 10 Apr 2017 10:31:50 +0000 WFP 651072 at https://www.wfp.org People Fleeing Mosul https://www.wfp.org/videos/people-fleeing-mosul Tens of thousands of people arrive daily at the Hamman Al Alil Screening Centre. They are walking out of West #Mosul to safety. WPF is providing ready-to-eat food & monthly rations, but to continue assistance, funding is desperately needed. Iraq English Iraq emergency Middle East Video stories Refugees and IDPs General Food Distribution Logistics Wed, 22 Mar 2017 23:00:00 +0000 WFP 651154 at https://www.wfp.org New WFP Video/Photos from Iraq Shows People Fleeing Western Mosul (For the Media) https://www.wfp.org/videos/new-wfp-videophotos-iraq-shows-people-fleeing-western-mosul-media WFP is extremely concerned about an estimated 700,000 people still trapped in the western part of Mosul. WFP calls on all parties to the conflict to facilitate safe access to all those in need. Families from western Mosul began to arrive at camps six days after the offensive started. Since then, an average of 4,500 people have fled this part of the city every day, with the number of people arriving at screening centres and camps rapidly increasing. Since the start of the initial Mosul offensive in October 2016, WFP has provided ready-to-eat food for over 1.3 million people from eastern Mosul and the Mosul corridor. This includes families in camps and those remaining in their homes. WFP in Action Logistics Responding to Emergencies Iraq English Iraq emergency Middle East Video News Release Refugees and IDPs General Food Distribution Logistics Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:46:31 +0000 WFP 651015 at https://www.wfp.org WFP Concerned About Desperate Reports Coming From Families Inside Western Mosul https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-concerned-about-desperate-reports-coming-families-inside-western-mosul ERBIL – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is extremely concerned about the humanitarian situation facing families in western Mosul, where more than 750,000 people are living in dire conditions. Responding to Emergencies Iraq Middle East Emergencies Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:59:27 +0000 WFP 650947 at https://www.wfp.org WFP Welcomes Denmark’s Contribution To Support Iraqis Affected By Mosul Crisis https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-welcomes-denmarks-contribution-support-iraqis-affected-mosul-crisis ROME/BAGHDAD – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a contribution of US$7.1 million from Denmark to provide emergency food assistance for thousands of Iraqi families affected by the continuing crisis in Mosul. Iraq Global Middle East Emergencies Thu, 29 Dec 2016 14:11:21 +0000 WFP 650747 at https://www.wfp.org