Philippines Country content en Food Assistance For Assets: Ending Hunger and Building Resilience In more than 50 countries, WFP’s Food Assistance for Assets programme works with people in fragile and degraded landscapes to address their immediate food needs while also promoting the building or rehabilitation of assets—from water ponds to community gardens to roads—to improve their resilience and access to food.  Food For Assets Chad Haiti Mali Niger Palestine, State of Philippines English Africa Americas Asia Middle East Corporate Livelihoods Food Assistance for Assets Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:44:04 +0000 WFP 651712 at Displaced People Of Marawi To Receive Food Assistance From Japan MANILA – Around 38,000 displaced Filipinos affected by the ongoing conflict in Marawi City will receive food assistance thanks to a $1.2 million contribution from the Government of Japan to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to support the ongoing relief operations in Mindanao. Philippines Asia Tue, 08 Aug 2017 08:38:45 +0000 WFP 651330 at New Guidelines Launched On Management Of Malnutrition For Filipino Children MANILA, Philippines—The Department of Health (DOH), in partnership with World Food Programme (WFP), today launched the first Philippine national guidelines for the management of Moderate Acute Malnutrition (MAM) among children under five years of age. Philippines Asia Fri, 21 Jul 2017 07:49:19 +0000 WFP 651299 at DATES From Saudi Arabia To Enhance WFP School Meals For Thousands Of Children MANILA – The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is providing dates to thousands of school children in Central Mindanao through the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). A gift from the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KS Relief), the 30 metric tonnes of dates will be distributed by WFP through its school meals programme. Philippines Tue, 09 May 2017 10:14:31 +0000 WFP 651152 at WFP School Meals Project: Through the Eyes of a Teacher This Women’s Month, the World Food Programme (WFP) highlights the important role that educators play in the success of the School Meals project. Elementary school teachers Giselle and Wilma have both seen and contributed to the positive effects of the project. Philippines Local Asia Focus on Women Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:10:50 +0000 Anthony Chase Lim 651046 at Simulation Exercise Builds Emergency Response Capacity For DSWD, OCD And WFP CLARK, PAMPANGA – The Philippine Government’s Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and the Office of Civil Defense (OCD), together with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), has conducted a simulation exercise from 27 February to 3 March 2017 to practice emergency logistics response during disasters. Philippines Asia Fri, 03 Mar 2017 09:21:17 +0000 WFP 651071 at WFP SCOPE: Harnessing Technology For Improved Implementation And Monitoring Since re-establishing its presence in the Philippines in 2006, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has been working in conflict-affected areas in Central Mindanao in close partnership with local government units and communities to rebuild their assets following years of conflict and displacement. Now, WFP is improving its project registration, implementation, and monitoring system to streamline and balance project implementation and benefit project participants. Philippines Asia Tue, 10 Jan 2017 04:49:54 +0000 Anthony Chase Lim 650766 at Philippines: Building Bridges To A Better Life In a village affected by conflict in Mindanao, in the Philippines, a bridge-building project supported by the Canadian Government is helping local people rebuild their lives and improve food security. Cash and Vouchers Philippines Local Asia Cash and Vouchers Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:48:35 +0000 Anthony Chase Lim 650264 at WFP Philippines Staff: A Decade of Sharing Humanity For ten years, these 16 humanitarian workers have dedicated their lives to helping reach Zero Hunger as part of the World Food Programme (WFP) in the Philippines. Hunger TV Philippines Local Asia Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:20:22 +0000 Faizza Tanggol 650189 at Philippines: Equipping a New Generation in Disaster Preparedness In San Joaquin, Iloilo, young people play a big role in community disaster preparedness and response, as well as climate change projects. Disaster Risk Reduction Philippines Local Asia Capacity Building Wed, 10 Aug 2016 08:27:21 +0000 Anthony Chase Lim 650168 at