Namibia http://www.wfp.org/feeds/Namibia Country content en Impact Of WFP Assistance Seen In Schools In Namibia http://www.wfp.org/stories/impact-wfp-technical-assistance-goverment-being-seen-schools In Namibia, WFP provides technical support to strengthen government capacity to plan and manage food based safety net programmes including the school feeding programme. WFP supports the Ministry of Education to introduce various tools and procedures to teachers and principals to enable them to run the feeding programme at their schools better. Namibia Local Africa Tue, 27 May 2014 11:28:01 +0000 Lawrens Karumendu 641602 at http://www.wfp.org In Namibia, Frederic Fights Malnutrition In The Kitchen http://www.wfp.org/stories/Frederic-Fights-Malnutrition Frederic Mbate has perfect qualifications for working in the supplementary feeding centre at Osire refugee settlement in central Namibia. Prior to leaving Rwanda in 2002, he used to be a hotel kitchen assistant. Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) Nutrition Namibia Namibia Osire Local Africa Refugees and IDPs Nutrition Mon, 11 Feb 2013 13:25:47 +0000 Irene Kyomuhangi 388665 at http://www.wfp.org In Namibia, Frederic Fights Malnutrition In The Kitchen http://www.wfp.org/stories/Frederic-Fights-Malnutrition Frederic Mbate has perfect qualifications for working in the supplementary feeding centre at Osire refugee settlement in central Namibia. Prior to leaving Rwanda in 2002, he used to be a hotel kitchen assistant. Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) Nutrition Namibia Namibia Osire Local Africa Refugees and IDPs Nutrition Mon, 11 Feb 2013 13:25:47 +0000 Irene Kyomuhangi 388665 at http://www.wfp.org Helping Them Leave Namibia For Home http://www.wfp.org/stories/helping-them-leave-namibia-home The last of Namibia's Angolan refugees are finally returning home. WFP is helping them on their way. Namibia Local Africa Refugees and IDPs Thu, 27 Sep 2012 13:28:20 +0000 WFP 314082 at http://www.wfp.org WFP And SADC In Historic Alliance To Fight Hunger In Southern Africa http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-and-sadc-historic-alliance-fight-hunger-southern-africa The UN World Food Programme (WFP) and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) signed a landmark agreement in Botswana on 25 May 2012 to work together to fight food insecurity in the 15 member countries of the SADC region of southern Africa. Angola Congo, Democratic Republic Of Lesotho Malawi Mozambique Namibia South Africa Swaziland Tanzania, United Republic Of Zambia Zimbabwe Local Africa National Capacity Food Security Analysis Nutrition Mon, 28 May 2012 10:40:01 +0000 WFP 250541 at http://www.wfp.org Lessons Unlearned: Why Another Gigantic Famine Looms in Africa http://www.wfp.org/content/lessons-unlearned-why-another-gigantic-famine-looms-africa Last year, around 13 million people in the Horn of Africa needed food aid. Now aid agencies warn failed harvests in the Sahel, the band of desert and scrub that runs south of the Sahara, mean 12 million more people require assistance. (..) The world has more than enough food to feed itself. Redistributing it to those who lack their share is the job of large and well-funded international aid agencies, particularly the World Food Program. Hunger in the news Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Ethiopia Kenya Namibia Somalia Sudan hunger in the news worth reading Africa Time Fri, 10 Feb 2012 15:46:27 +0000 WFP 176812 at http://www.wfp.org Women at the mercy of climate change http://www.wfp.org/content/women-mercy-climate-change Pockets of food insecurity are plaguing areas in Southern Africa where floods or prolonged mid-season dry spells have reduced harvests. (..) In a presentation at the African Agriculture Summit in Cape Town earlier this year, William Barclay, senior regional programme adviser for the World Food Programme, said that 65% of the global total increase in climate-related hunger was likely to occur on the African continent. Hunger in the news Namibia hunger in the news Africa Mail & Guardian Online Fri, 09 Sep 2011 14:40:24 +0000 WFP 75339 at http://www.wfp.org Fighting Hunger in 2010 http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/fighting-hunger-2010 . Namibia Global Tue, 21 Dec 2010 15:22:43 +0000 WFP 29754 at http://www.wfp.org Food Rations Start To Dry Up In Southern Africa http://www.wfp.org/stories/food-rations-start-dry-southern-africa Food assistance enables millions of people in southern Africa to cope with the impact of HIV/AIDS, high food prices and natural disasters. But with WFP facing an unprecedented budget shortfall, many risk losing this critical support. Fight Against HIV/AIDS Food Security Analysis Preventing Hunger Responding to Emergencies Madagascar Malawi Mozambique Namibia Swaziland Zimbabwe Africa Droughts Emergencies HIV/AIDS Mon, 07 Sep 2009 12:31:50 +0000 Richard Lee 15981 at http://www.wfp.org FAO insists on food as a human right: World Food Day theme seeks renewed commitment to the Right to Food http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/fao-insists-food-human-right-world-food-day-theme-seeks-renewed-commitment-right-food FAO has called for a renewed commitment to guarantee the right to food for the world's hundreds of millions of hungry people. 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