Nepal https://www.wfp.org/feeds/Nepal Country content en Rebuilding Life After The Nepal Earthquake https://www.wfp.org/stories/rebuilding-life-after-nepal-earthquake For one man, the Nepal earthquake made an already hard life even more difficult. However work provided by WFP's Remote Access Operation is helping him rebuild his life. Nepal Asia Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:16:37 +0000 WFP 650111 at https://www.wfp.org Korea Helps WFP Work For Zero Hunger In Nepal https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/korea-helps-wfp-work-zero-hunger-nepal KATHMANDU – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a contribution of US$2 million from the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) - half of a multiyear contribution to the Saemaul Zero Hunger Communities Project in Nepal.  Contributions to WFP Nepal Asia Wed, 20 Jul 2016 05:41:32 +0000 WFP 650062 at https://www.wfp.org Nepal: School Meals Help Nourish a Love of Learning https://www.wfp.org/stories/nepal-school-meals-help-nourish-love-learning Growing up as a girl in a poor rural village in Nepal involves many challenges. For children like Smriti, benefiting from regular school meals means getting nutritious meals and staying in school are two fewer challenges to worry about. Nepal Asia Wed, 20 Jul 2016 04:46:16 +0000 WFP 650065 at https://www.wfp.org Planting Apples, Growing Hope https://www.wfp.org/stories/planting-apples-growing-hope An apple farming project in Nepal has changed the lives of women affected by conflict. For one widow, it has helped her feed and educate her children, while for her community it has provided jobs and a connection to the wider world. Nepal Asia Tue, 19 Jul 2016 11:20:03 +0000 WFP 650061 at https://www.wfp.org Government Of Nepal To Take Over Crucial Food Security Monitoring System https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/government-nepal-take-over-crucial-food-security-monitoring-system KATHMANDU – The European Union (EU) and United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) have today handed over a crucial food security monitoring system to the Government of Nepal. Nepal Asia Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:17:40 +0000 WFP 649844 at https://www.wfp.org Food Quality And Management Training Helps Prepare For Emergencies And Combat Waste https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/food-quality-and-management-training-helps-prepare-emergencies-and-combat-waste KATHMANDU – A four-day training programme on emergency preparedness and capacity building on food safety and quality management systems, organised by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Kathmandu, brought together representatives from the government, UN agencies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and the private sector to explore how they can work together to combat food waste in Nepal and to address challenges in delivering food to affected populations when disaster strikes. Nepal Asia Fri, 13 May 2016 07:22:15 +0000 WFP 649583 at https://www.wfp.org A Year After Nepal Earthquake, WFP Focuses On Helping The Poorest Build Back Better https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/year-after-nepal-earthquake-wfp-focuses-helping-poorest-build-back-better KATHMANDU – One year after an earthquake that killed over 9,000 people and led to damages and losses estimated at US$ 7 billion, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is working with the Government of Nepal so those most vulnerable to food insecurity are not left behind. Nepal Global Asia Thu, 21 Apr 2016 08:03:30 +0000 WFP 649483 at https://www.wfp.org Remote Access Operation: Touching People & Impacting Lives https://www.wfp.org/stories/remote-access-operation-touching-people-impacting-lives Rarely has the saying "When the going gets tough, the tough get going" been so true. Twelve months on from the devastating Nepal earthquake of April 25, we take a look at how teams delivering relief materials to the most remote communities rose to the challenge of getting everything but the kitchen sink up mountains and over high passes. Nepal Asia Tue, 19 Apr 2016 04:20:08 +0000 WFP 649159 at https://www.wfp.org Clean, Feed, Read, Learn in Nepal https://www.wfp.org/stories/clean-feed-read-learn-nepal The School Meals Programme in Nepal launches Clean, Feed, Read, Learn campaign for better integration of literacy, health and nutrition School Meals Nepal Asia Thu, 03 Mar 2016 08:11:32 +0000 WFP 649176 at https://www.wfp.org Nepal: Improvements In Food Security Since Quake, But Vulnerability Persists https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/nepal-improvements-food-security-quake-vulnerability-persists KATHMANDU – Earthquake survivors have seen a steady increase in food security following the massive shock in April 2015, yet there remain a large number of vulnerable communities where food insecurity persists, particularly with Dalit and single female-headed households. There remains a pressing need for assistance in mountain and hill areas with a higher proportion of marginalised and isolated ethnic and indigenous groups. Nepal Local Asia Nepal earthquake Mon, 22 Feb 2016 13:16:34 +0000 WFP 649072 at https://www.wfp.org