Philippines http://www.wfp.org/feeds/Philippines Country content en On World Food Day, UN World Food Programme Highlights Progress Towards Zero Hunger Even As Multiple Emergencies Flare http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/world-food-day-un-world-food-programme-highlights-progress-towards-zero-hunger-e-1 MANILA/ROME – Amid several hunger emergencies – both natural and man-made – the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is marking World Food Day, 16 October, by highlighting both the challenges around the world and the real progress being made towards “zero hunger”. Philippines Asia Executive Director - Ertharin Cousin Climate Change Emergencies School Meals Fri, 17 Oct 2014 06:40:52 +0000 WFP 643681 at http://www.wfp.org European Union And WFP Help 62,000 Families In Central Mindanao http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/european-union-and-wfp-help-62000-families-central-mindanao NORTH COTABATO – Families displaced by conflict in Central Mindanao have made significant gains in rebuilding their livelihoods through a two-year peace-building project implemented by the European Union (EU) and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). Philippines Asia Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:42:54 +0000 WFP 643591 at http://www.wfp.org Philippines: World Food Programme Clarification On Yolanda Response Funds http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-statement-yolanda-reponse-funds WFP Statement to offer clarification on recent media coverage regarding the use of its funds in the response to Super Typhoon Yolanda in the Philippines. Emergency Operation (EMOP) Statement Philippines Local Asia Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:26:05 +0000 WFP 643167 at http://www.wfp.org Philippines: Moving Forward After Typhoon Haiyan http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/philippines-rebuilding-community-assets-after-typhoon-haiyan WFP implemented cash-for-assets to support about 36,000 families in Haiyan-affected communities for agricultural activities which helped rehabilitate and create assets as well as improve the community’s food security. These activities were implemented in partnership with key national government agencies, non-government organizations, local academic institutions and local government units. Philippines cash for assets Philippines typhoon haiyan typhoon yolanda Local Cash and Vouchers Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:21:11 +0000 WFP 643125 at http://www.wfp.org Philippines: Moving Forward After Typhoon Haiyan http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/philippines-rebuilding-community-assets-after-typhoon-haiyan WFP implemented cash-for-assets to support about 36,000 families in Haiyan-affected communities for agricultural activities which helped rehabilitate and create assets as well as improve the community’s food security. These activities were implemented in partnership with key national government agencies, non-government organizations, local academic institutions and local government units. Philippines cash for assets Philippines typhoon haiyan typhoon yolanda Local Cash and Vouchers Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:21:11 +0000 WFP 643125 at http://www.wfp.org Philippines: After The Bohol Earthquake http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/philippines-after-bohol-earthquake Communities have rebuilt their lives and livelhoods in Bohol after the earthquake, with the help of WFP in partnership with national and local governments. Philippines Bohol earthquake emergency operations emergency school feeding food for assets Philippines Local Earthquakes Mon, 08 Sep 2014 01:56:54 +0000 WFP 643028 at http://www.wfp.org Philippines: After The Bohol Earthquake http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/philippines-after-bohol-earthquake Communities have rebuilt their lives and livelhoods in Bohol after the earthquake, with the help of WFP in partnership with national and local governments. Philippines Bohol earthquake emergency operations emergency school feeding food for assets Philippines Local Earthquakes Mon, 08 Sep 2014 01:56:54 +0000 WFP 643028 at http://www.wfp.org 'Zero Hunger: A World Without Hunger' Pictured By Child Artists http://www.wfp.org/stories/zero-hunger-world-without-hunger-pictured-child-artists-around-world Can you imagine the world without hunger? WFP school meals recipients around the world were asked the same question, then invited to submit their answers in pictures. Take a look at the 16 winning pictures of the world with zero hunger. Which one would you like to live in? Bangladesh Bhutan Cuba Ethiopia Guatemala Honduras Nepal Nicaragua Philippines Sri Lanka Tanzania, United Republic Of Global Africa Americas Asia Thu, 04 Sep 2014 07:36:31 +0000 WFP 642974 at http://www.wfp.org Typhoon Bopha: On the Road to Recovery http://www.wfp.org/videos/typhoon-bopha-road-recovery-0 How did cash and livelihood help communities affected by a typhoon? Community members in Eastern Mindanao explain WFP's assistance after Bopha. Hunger Feed Nutrition Philippines English Local Asia Video stories Nutrition Wed, 03 Sep 2014 08:21:47 +0000 WFP 642940 at http://www.wfp.org Tunnel-Type Agriculture Arms Philippine Farmers Against Extreme Weather http://www.wfp.org/stories/philippines-protecting-crops-through-tunnel-type-agriculture Farmers from Sorsogon face the constant challenge of extreme weather conditions which damage their crops. Thanks to the US Government, Bicol University, and the World Food Programme, these farmers can now protect some of their crops through the tunnel-type agriculture. Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) Disaster Risk Reduction Philippines bicol disaster preparedness and response disaster risk reduction Philippines sorsogon tunnel-type agriculture USAID Local Asia Capacity Development Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:26:25 +0000 Faizza Tanggol 642933 at http://www.wfp.org