Philippines https://www.wfp.org/feeds/Philippines Country content en WFP SCOPE: Harnessing Technology For Improved Implementation And Monitoring https://www.wfp.org/SCOPE_Philippines 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 https://www.wfp.org Philippines: Building Bridges To A Better Life https://www.wfp.org/stories/philippines-building-bridges-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 https://www.wfp.org WFP Philippines Staff: A Decade of Sharing Humanity https://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-philippines-staff-decade-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 https://www.wfp.org Philippines: Equipping a New Generation in Disaster Preparedness https://www.wfp.org/stories/philippines-equipping-new-generation-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 https://www.wfp.org Philippines: How WFP Supports the Nutrition of Nursing Mothers https://www.wfp.org/stories/philippines-how-wfp-supports-nutrition-nursing-mothers Omelkhair is a 29-year old mother from Piagapo, Lanao del Sur. With a little help from the community health centre, the World Food Programme (WFP) and the Japan Association for the World Food Programme (JAWFP), she is able to provide the right nutrition to her daughter through breastfeeding. Nutrition Philippines Local Asia Nutrition Mon, 04 Jul 2016 03:27:47 +0000 Faizza Tanggol 649982 at https://www.wfp.org Lanao Del Norte Student Wins WFP Children’s Design Competition 2016 https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/lanao-del-norte-student-wins-wfp-childrens-design-competition-2016 LANAO DEL NORTE – Nasif Cali, a Grade 6 student from Denaig Elementary School, Poona Piagapo, Lanao del Norte, is one of 20 students from across the globe to win the international Children’s Design Competition 2016 organized by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). Philippines Asia Fri, 01 Jul 2016 08:28:46 +0000 WFP 649975 at https://www.wfp.org 60,000 Filipino School Children Receive Dates From The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/60000-filipino-school-children-receive-dates-kingdom-saudi-arabia MANILA – In time for the holy month of Ramadan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) is donating 30 metric tonnes of dates to school children in conflict-affected areas in Central Mindanao through the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). Philippines Asia Mon, 30 May 2016 07:01:41 +0000 WFP 649723 at https://www.wfp.org Philippines: South Upi Community Enduring Despite El Niño https://www.wfp.org/stories/philippines-south-upi-community-enduring-despite-el-ni%C3%B1o The Municipality of South Upi is one of the worst affected by the effects of El Niño in the Philippines. Read how the people are coping with the challenges of drought in their community. Preventing Hunger Philippines Local Asia Droughts Tue, 24 May 2016 08:05:07 +0000 Faizza Tanggol 649677 at https://www.wfp.org Philippines: Farm-to-Market Road Provides Better Access for Rural Community https://www.wfp.org/stories/philippines-farm-market-road-provides-better-access-rural-community A new road built with the support of WFP helps farmers in a village in Lanao del Sur get their produce to market faster and cheaper. Cash and Vouchers Philippines Local Asia Cash and Vouchers Tue, 03 May 2016 02:12:22 +0000 Apasrah D. Bani 649533 at https://www.wfp.org DSWD, WFP Launch Disaster Response Centre In Visayas https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/dswd-wfp-launch-disaster-response-centre-visayas CEBU – In preparation for emergencies, the Visayas Disaster Response Centre (DRC) was inaugurated today in Mandaue City in Cebu Province by the Philippine government, through the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC) and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD, and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). Philippines Asia Tue, 26 Apr 2016 07:09:00 +0000 WFP 649507 at https://www.wfp.org