Mozambique https://www.wfp.org/feeds/Mozambique Country content en United States Funding Helps WFP Provide Vital Nutrition Support In Mozambique https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/united-states-funding-helps-wfp-provide-vital-nutrition-support-mozambique MAPUTO – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomes an additional US$2.7 million contribution from the United States to support pregnant and nursing women, and people living with HIV (PLHIV) or TB on anti-retroviral treatment. The funding will be used to buy, transport and distribute fortified blended food for the treatment of malnutrition among these vulnerable groups, whose situation has been made worse by the recent drought. Mozambique Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:24:50 +0000 WFP 651083 at https://www.wfp.org European Union Provides Critical Support To WFP As Lean Season Peaks In Mozambique https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/european-union-provides-critical-support-wfp-lean-season-peaks-mozambique MAPUTO – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomes a contribution of €9.8 million (US$10.8 million) from the European Union to support its humanitarian operations in Mozambique. Mozambique Africa Mon, 30 Jan 2017 07:56:09 +0000 WFP 650847 at https://www.wfp.org United Kingdom Helps WFP Fight Malnutrition In Mozambique https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/united-kingdom-helps-wfp-fight-malnutrition-mozambique MAPUTO - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a GBP 3.6 million contribution from the United Kingdom to help fight malnutrition in Mozambique. Mozambique Africa Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:13:51 +0000 WFP 650789 at https://www.wfp.org UN World Food Programme Welcomes Japanese Contribution To Its Operations In Mozambique https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/un-world-food-programme-welcomes-japanese-contribution-its-operations-mozambique CHOKWE – The Government of Japan has contributed $US2.7 million to UN World Food Programme (WFP) operations in Mozambique. This will allow us to assist more than 82,000 drought-hit farmers in Gaza and Sofala provinces for three months, through programmes designed to restore livelihoods and improve resilience to climate change. Mozambique Africa Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:39:01 +0000 WFP 650718 at https://www.wfp.org Ireland Assists WFP Humanitarian Operations In Mozambique As The Lean Season Peaks https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/ireland-assists-wfp-humanitarian-operations-mozambique-lean-season-peaks MAPUTO - The Irish Government today announced a contribution of EUR 1.5 million to support emergency operations by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Mozambique, where 1.4 million people are unable to meet their food needs due to an El Niño-induced drought. Mozambique Africa Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:58:39 +0000 WFP 650665 at https://www.wfp.org Young Mother Works to Rebuild her Community in Northern Mozambique https://www.wfp.org/stories/young-mother-works-rebuild-her-community-northern-mozambique Isaura Luis and her family lost all their crops due to drought in Tete province at the end of last year. They were among the large numbers of smallholder farmers who suffered crop loss across Mozambique and who have had to rely on food assistance since then. With the rainy season now started, they and other families are hoping for more luck this time around.  Food For Assets Mozambique Africa Food for Assets Tue, 08 Nov 2016 10:06:55 +0000 WFP 650573 at https://www.wfp.org Japan Contributes US$5 Million To Help WFP Emergency Operations In Southern Africa https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/japan-contributes-us5-million-help-wfp-emergency-operations-southern-africa JOHANNESBURG - The Government of Japan has announced a donation of US$5 million towards the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) emergency operations in southern Africa, where hundreds of thousands of people are currently facing food shortages due to drought, resulting in significant increases in acute food insecurity and malnutrition. Contributions to WFP Lesotho Malawi Mozambique Swaziland Africa Fri, 12 Aug 2016 07:41:12 +0000 WFP 650180 at https://www.wfp.org El Niño Set To Have A Devastating Impact On Southern Africa’s Harvests And Food Security https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/el-nino-set-have-devastating-impact-southern-africas-harvests-and-food-security Joint Statement by WFP, FEWS NET, EC-JRC and FAO* Southern Africa is currently in the grip of an intense drought that has expanded and strengthened since the earliest stages of the 2015-2016 agricultural season, driven by one of the strongest El Niño events of the last 50 years. Madagascar Mozambique South Africa Zambia Zimbabwe Africa Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:21:41 +0000 WFP 648981 at https://www.wfp.org Growing Concern About El Nino’s Impact On Southern Africa As Planting Window Closes https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/growing-concern-about-el-ninos-impact-southern-africa-planting-window-closes JOHANNESBURG – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is increasingly concerned about food security in southern Africa where an estimated 14 million people are facing hunger following prolonged dry spells that led to a poor harvest last year. Madagascar Malawi Mozambique Zambia Africa Mon, 18 Jan 2016 10:10:29 +0000 WFP 648814 at https://www.wfp.org The Journey Of A Voucher In Mozambique https://www.wfp.org/stories/journey-voucher-chokwe-mozambique The World Food Programme's (WFP) golden ticket— a voucher issued in partnership with the Mozambican government— brought new business to local shopkeepers and provided human immunodeficiency virus​ (HIV) acquired immune deficiency syndrome​ (AIDS) and tuberculosis (TB) patients with the ability to access food when they most needed it.  Nutrition Mozambique Africa Cash and Vouchers Nutrition Wed, 27 May 2015 09:43:48 +0000 Jennifer Umberg 646504 at https://www.wfp.org