Jordan http://www.wfp.org/feeds/Jordan Country content en WFP Pilots Supplementary School Feeding In Madaba, Thanks To Canadian Support http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-pilots-supplementary-school-feeding-madaba-thanks-canadian-support AMMAN – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), in collaboration with the Royal Health Awareness Society and the Ministry of Education, has started a pilot project to provide school meals to around 2,300 students in 10 public schools in Madaba governorate in central Jordan. School Meals Jordan Middle East Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:19:58 +0000 WFP 645823 at http://www.wfp.org Syrian Refugees’ Four Years Of Struggle And Hope http://www.wfp.org/videos/syrian-refugees%E2%80%99-four-years-struggle-and-hope As the Syrian crisis enters its fifth year, millions of refugees remain in neighbouring countries. More than 600,000 Syrians are seeking shelter in Jordan, the third largest host of Syrian refugees in the region, after Lebanon and Turkey. WFP’s Marco Frattini offers a glimpse into their lives. Jordan Syria Jordan refugees syria English Middle East Video stories Fri, 20 Mar 2015 14:56:54 +0000 WFP 645701 at http://www.wfp.org Syrian Refugees’ Four Years Of Struggle And Hope http://www.wfp.org/videos/syrian-refugees%E2%80%99-four-years-struggle-and-hope As the Syrian crisis enters its fifth year, millions of refugees remain in neighbouring countries. More than 600,000 Syrians are seeking shelter in Jordan, the third largest host of Syrian refugees in the region, after Lebanon and Turkey. WFP’s Marco Frattini offers a glimpse into their lives. Jordan Syria Jordan refugees syria English Middle East Video stories Fri, 20 Mar 2015 14:56:54 +0000 WFP 645701 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Prioritizes Most Needy Syrian Refugees For Food Assistance In Jordanian Communities http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-prioritizes-most-needy-syrian-refugees-food-assistance-jordanian-communities AMMAN – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced this week that its food assistance for Syrian refugees living in Jordanian communities will be prioritized further to make sure support goes to those most in need. Jordan Syria Syria Middle East Syria emergency Thu, 19 Mar 2015 10:28:20 +0000 WFP 645676 at http://www.wfp.org With fifth year of Syria crisis, a generation’s future is at stake (For the Media) http://www.wfp.org/videos/fifth-year-syria-crisis-generation%E2%80%99s-future-stake-media While the international community presses for a political solution, WFP has supported the Syrian people since the first days of the conflict, and is now delivering food to close to 4 million people inside Syria in addition to almost 2 million Syrian refugees in neighbouring countries.  WFP in Action Responding to Emergencies Jordan Syria English Middle East Syria emergency Video News Release Refugees and IDPs Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:21:22 +0000 WFP 645618 at http://www.wfp.org VoucherChef: Kabsa http://www.wfp.org/stories/voucherchef-kabsa Welcome to WFP's new recipe series. Explore the culinary treasures and cooking abilities of refugees who benefit from WFP's Cash And Vouchers, an initiative that allows individuals to buy the food they need to cook their traditional dishes Jordan Global Middle East Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:44:48 +0000 Berna Cetin 645486 at http://www.wfp.org VoucherChef: Fried Kubbeh Balls http://www.wfp.org/stories/voucherchef-fried-kubbeh-balls Welcome to WFP's new recipe series. Explore the culinary treasures and cooking abilities of refugees who benefit from WFP's Cash And Vouchers, an initiative that allows individuals to buy the food they need to cook their traditional dishes Jordan Syria Syria Global Middle East Syria emergency Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:58:20 +0000 WFP 645381 at http://www.wfp.org The World Food Programme Pays Tribute To Japanese Journalist Kenji Goto http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/world-food-programme-pays-tribute-japanese-journalist-kenji-goto Statement from WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin ROME - As the world mourns the senseless murder of Kenji Goto, the Syria Crisis staff of the United Nations World Food Programme are remembering him for the incredible support he provided to WFP in the last few years of his life. Kenji was an ally in the fight against hunger, covering our Syria operations extensively and traveling to refugee camps with our staff on a regular basis. ED - E.Cousin Jordan Syria Syria Global Middle East Syria emergency Fri, 06 Feb 2015 11:01:00 +0000 WFP 645116 at http://www.wfp.org Zaatari: How To Deal With A Snow Storm In A Refugee Camp http://www.wfp.org/stories/how-deal-with-storm-refugee-camp As one of the strongest winter storms hit Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan, WFP's Joelle Eid visited the camp and took snap-shots showing how families are dealing with extraordinary low temperatures and wet weather. A joint WFP-UNICEF project is helping the community as warm clothes and winter shoes, provided by Unicef, are being purchased using WFP e-cards in the Zaatari supermarkets. Jordan Syria Global Middle East Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:38:34 +0000 Joelle Eid 644759 at http://www.wfp.org Government Partners Help WFP Resume Food Assistance To Syrian Refugees http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/government-partners-help-wfp-resume-food-assistance-syrian-refugees ROME – Following an unprecedented social media campaign, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today the tally of contributions by government donors towards the reinstatement of food assistance to nearly 1.7 million Syrian refugees. Jordan Lebanon Syria Syria Global Middle East Syria emergency Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:23:40 +0000 WFP 644381 at http://www.wfp.org