Swaziland http://www.wfp.org/feeds/Swaziland Country content en 10 Facts About Hunger In Swaziland http://www.wfp.org/stories/10-facts-about-hunger-swaziland Here are ten facts that give the measure of the hunger situation in Swaziland, which faces extremely high human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) rates. Please help the World Food Programme (WFP) raise awareness by sharing these facts on Twitter.  Swaziland Global Africa Mon, 01 Dec 2014 13:03:34 +0000 Hilary Wartinger 643880 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Food Assistance Supports Successful Treatment Of People Living With HIV http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-food-assistance-supports-successful-treatment-people-living-hiv Statement by WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin on World AIDS Day ROME – We believe that food is life, and this World AIDS Day (1 December) the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is celebrating the work we do with our partners around the world to bring food assistance to more than 1.3 million people living with and affected by HIV and tuberculosis in 31 countries. Fight Against HIV/AIDS Swaziland Africa HIV/AIDS Mon, 01 Dec 2014 08:10:41 +0000 WFP 644242 at http://www.wfp.org Swaziland: Nutrition Advice Helps Farmer Win Battle Against AIDS http://www.wfp.org/stories/swaziland-nutrition-advice-helps-farmer-win-battle-against-aids Diagnosed as HIV positive in 2011, Sabelo became badly malnourished as he struggled to keep his farm going and feed his family. He seemed to be on a downward spiral. But a combination of antiretrovirals, food assistance and nutrition advice turned things around. Today, he grows enough vegetables to keep himself healthy and earn an income on the local market.  Swaziland Africa Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:19:08 +0000 Hilary Wartinger 644156 at http://www.wfp.org 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-2 MBABANE - 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 toward “zero hunger.” Swaziland Local Africa Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:04:37 +0000 WFP 643683 at http://www.wfp.org High-Tech Donation Brings Digital Age To Southern Swaziland http://www.wfp.org/stories/high-tech-donation-brings-digital-age-southern-swaziland Nhlangano – The UN World Food Programme and the Ministry of Health brought the information age to the main health centre of this ruggedly beautiful corner of Swaziland with a donation of state-of-the-art computers and IT equipment in July this year. Fight Against HIV/AIDS Swaziland Local Africa HIV/AIDS Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:15:49 +0000 Hilary Wartinger 642401 at http://www.wfp.org Swaziland's Minister Of Health Supports Nutrition For Vulnerable Children And People With HIV + TB http://www.wfp.org/stories/swazilands-minister-health-supports-nutrition-vulnerable-children-and-people-living-hiv-and- SITEKI – In a community centre for children in rural Swaziland, the Honourable Minister of Health, Sibongile Simelane, stirred a bubbling corn-soya porridge in an aluminium pot over an open fire as if she had been doing this her entire life.   Swaziland Local Africa Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:57:20 +0000 Heather Hill SWZ 641075 at http://www.wfp.org Cost of Hunger in Africa Study: A Regional Look at the Price of child undernutrition in Africa http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/cost-hunger-africa-study-regional-look-price-child-undernutrition-africa Abuja, 28 March: The first report of the Cost of Hunger in Africa (COHA) Study that unveils the crushing impact of child undernutrition on the economies of four African countries was launched today in Abuja, Nigeria during a high level event organized on the sidelines of the Seventh Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development. Egypt Ethiopia Swaziland Uganda Africa Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:48:41 +0000 WFP 640942 at http://www.wfp.org It Takes A Village In Swaziland http://www.wfp.org/stories/it-takes-village Abigail Dlamini has been a mother to more children than she can count. The children are among the youngest, poorest and most vulnerable in Swaziland; without Abigail and a handful of other women, their lives would be very bleak indeed. But if you visit the Valley Charity Neighbourhood Care Point (NCP) in Swaziland’s Ezulwini Valley between 8 a.m. and noon, you would think there could not be a happier and more energetic group of children. Nutrition Swaziland Local Africa Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:32:17 +0000 Heather Hill 640472 at http://www.wfp.org Empowering Women Will End Hunger: Celebrating Women's Role In Meeting The Zero Hunger Challenge http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/empowering-women-will-end-hunger-celebrating-women%E2%80%99s-role-meeting-zero-hunger-ch-0 ROME/MBABANE – Every year, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) provides more than eleven million schoolgirls with food to help keep them in education and around three million vulnerable women with special nutritional support. This year, on International Women’s Day (March 8), WFP is celebrating how empowering women can boost global efforts to end hunger. Swaziland Local Africa Gender Wed, 05 Mar 2014 15:40:34 +0000 WFP 640456 at http://www.wfp.org DSM And WFP Team Up To Fight Child Undernutrition In Swaziland http://www.wfp.org/stories/dsm-and-wfp-team-fight-child-undernutrition-swaziland When Feike Sijbesma, CEO of Netherlands-based global sciences company Royal DSM, travelled around Swaziland, he was struck by the number of children in the community centres he visited who showed the clearest of all signs of chronic malnutrition - stunting. Swaziland Local Africa Nutrition Wed, 08 Jan 2014 10:36:55 +0000 WFP 639538 at http://www.wfp.org