sudan http://www.wfp.org/feeds/sudan Country content en The United States And WFP Support Food-Insecure Populations In Sudan And South Sudan http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/united-states-and-wfp-support-food-insecure-populations-sudan-and-south-sudan PORT SUDAN – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), today welcomed the second of two recent shipments carrying urgently required food assistance for Sudan and South Sudan. South Sudan Sudan Africa Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:36:11 +0000 WFP 651003 at http://www.wfp.org EU Supports WFP Food Assistance And Air Operations In Sudan http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/eu-supports-wfp-food-assistance-and-air-operations-sudan KHARTOUM – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed two generous contributions totalling €8 million from European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO), enabling WFP to provide food assistance to refugees, nutritional support to mothers and children and continue operation of the UN Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) in Sudan. Sudan Africa Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:38:46 +0000 WFP 650943 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Launches Innovative Cash Assistance Programme In Darfur, Supported By UK aid http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-launches-innovative-cash-assistance-programme-darfur-supported-uk-aid NYALA/KHARTOUM – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed senior UK officials to a new cash assistance programme in Nyala’s Otash Camp in South Darfur. The programme, funded by UK aid from the government of the United Kingdom, is currently providing unrestricted cash assistance to 75,000 displaced people, offering them choice and freedom to prioritize their needs. Sudan Africa Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:09:05 +0000 WFP 650763 at http://www.wfp.org UK Supports South Sudanese Refugees In Sudan http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/uk-supports-south-sudanese-refugees-sudan KHARTOUM - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of £3 million (approximately US$3.7 million) from the Government of the United Kingdom to respond to the critical needs of more than 164,000 South Sudanese refugees in Sudan. South Sudan Sudan Africa Thu, 22 Dec 2016 12:10:17 +0000 WFP 650736 at http://www.wfp.org Students Celebrate As School Meals Resume In Sudan’s Blue Nile State http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/students-celebrate-school-meals-resume-sudans-blue-nile-state DAMAZIN – Following a more than five-year hiatus, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) resumed its school meals programme in Sudan’s Blue Nile State this week for more than 7,000 students in 21 schools. School Meals Sudan Africa School Meals Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:12:08 +0000 WFP 650671 at http://www.wfp.org The United States And WFP Welcome A Second Ship Carrying Critical Food Commodities For Sudan http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/united-states-and-wfp-welcome-second-ship-carrying-critical-food-commodities-sudan Port Sudan, Sudan – In support of its operations in Sudan, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), today welcomed the arrival of over 50,000 metric tons of assorted food commodities including sorghum, lentils and vegetable oil from the American people.  Sudan Local Africa Tue, 18 Oct 2016 07:41:32 +0000 WFP 650491 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Announces Appointment Of New Country Director In Sudan http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-announces-appointment-new-country-director-sudan KHARTOUM – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today announced the appointment of Matthew Hollingworth as its Representative and Country Director in Sudan.  Sudan Africa Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:55:32 +0000 WFP 650386 at http://www.wfp.org UK Supports WFP Cash And Voucher Programme For Vulnerable People In Sudan http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/uk-supports-wfp-cash-and-voucher-programme-vulnerable-people-sudan KHARTOUM – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of GBP 3 million from the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID) for its cash and voucher assistance programme supporting conflict-affected communities in Sudan.   Contributions to WFP Sudan Africa Cash and Vouchers Sun, 18 Sep 2016 13:30:00 +0000 WFP 650349 at http://www.wfp.org IFAD And WFP Team Up To Promote Food Security In Sudan http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/ifad-wfp-team-up-promote-food-security-sudan Joint WFP-IFAD Press Release KHARTOUM - The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote food security through improvement of agricultural production among smallholder farmers in Sudan.  RBA Sudan Africa Rome-based agencies (RBAs) Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:00:00 +0000 WFP 650231 at http://www.wfp.org Japan Supports WFP Food & Nutrition Assistance To Sudanese Refugees In Chad http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/japan-supports-wfp-food-nutrition-assistance-sudanese-refugees-chad N’DJAMENA – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a contribution of US$ 1.9 million (1.156 billion CFA) from the Government of Japan to food and nutrition assistance programmes in Chad for more than 110,000 Sudanese refugees. Contributions to WFP Central African Republic Chad Sudan Africa Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:35:20 +0000 WFP 650165 at http://www.wfp.org