Tajikistan http://www.wfp.org/feeds/Tajikistan Country content en WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin Discusses Development Needs in Tajikistan http://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-executive-director-ertharin-cousin-discusses-development-needs-tajikistan The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Executive Director, Ertharin Cousin, met with leading government officials at the Regional South and Central Asia Consultations for the World Humanitarian Summit and visited the Shaartuz District on a four-day trip to Tajikistan the week of 22 July. ED - E.Cousin Tajikistan Global Asia Executive Director - Ertharin Cousin Nutrition Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:47:59 +0000 WFP 647491 at http://www.wfp.org The UN World Food Programme Executive Director In Dushanbe For World Humanitarian Summit Consultation http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/un-world-food-programme-executive-director-dushanbe-world-humanitarian-summit-cons DUSHANBE – The Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Ertharin Cousin arrived today in Dushanbe for a four-day visit to take part in the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) Regional Consultation for South and Central Asia, 28-30 July, and to visit WFP operations in Tajikistan. Tajikistan Asia Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:23:30 +0000 WFP 647452 at http://www.wfp.org School Feeding Centre Of Competency Launched In Tajikistan http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/school-feeding-centre-competency-launched-tajikistan DUSHANBE – On 19th of May the Republic of Tajikistan launched the country’s first-ever competency centre to promote school feeding in one of eight pilot schools, as part of a programme supported by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). School Meals Tajikistan Asia School Meals Thu, 21 May 2015 13:41:00 +0000 WFP 646445 at http://www.wfp.org WFP AND THE GOVERNMENT OF TAJIKISTAN HOLD SABER SCHOOL FEEDING WORKSHOP http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-and-government-tajikistan-hold-saber-school-feeding-workshop DUSHANBE - Key stakeholders of Tajikistan’s School Feeding Programme, which benefits almost 360,000 schoolchildren with support from the World Food Programme (WFP), have gathered in Dushanbe, to evaluate the current programme, share experiences, address challenges and draft an action plan for the future School Meals Tajikistan Asia Mon, 20 Apr 2015 05:33:58 +0000 WFP 646014 at http://www.wfp.org WFP WELCOMES RUSSIA‚ÄôS CONTRIBUTION OF $ 5 MILLION FOR TAJIKISTAN http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-welcomes-russia%E2%80%99s-contribution-5-million-tajikistan DUSHANBE – The Russian Federation has confirmed a contribution of US$5 million to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Tajikistan. The donation will fund WFP’s activities across all 66 districts of Tajikistan, in support of communities’ efforts to find sustainable answers to food insecurity School Meals Tajikistan Local Asia School Meals Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:32:31 +0000 WFP 643853 at http://www.wfp.org On World Food Day, WFP Says Investment In Nutrition Is Key To Unlocking A Better Future http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/world-food-day-wfp-says-investment-nutrition-key-unlocking-better-future-6 DUSHANBE –The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is marking World Food Day on 16 October by highlighting the power of nutrition to transform individuals, societies and economies, and the need to make it central to all development efforts. Corporate Publication Tajikistan Local Asia Food for Assets Nutrition School Meals Wed, 16 Oct 2013 12:32:07 +0000 WFP 586072 at http://www.wfp.org WFP helps poor Tajik families http://www.wfp.org/content/wfp-helps-poor-tajik-families The UN World Food Programme (WFP) in January completed a pilot project to give cash to more than 7,000 economically vulnerable residents of the Ayni District in Sughd Oblast. (..) "The WFP tries to help families in the winter when income from seasonal work and cash remittances from abroad diminish greatly," said Alzira Ferreira, the WFP Tajikistan country director. Hunger in the news Tajikistan Syria hunger in the news Asia Central Asia Online Wed, 06 Feb 2013 15:23:36 +0000 WFP 386842 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Helps Vulnerable Families Through Cash Assistance http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-helps-vulnerable-families-through-cash-assistance DUSHANBE – The UN World Food Programme (WFP) completed a pilot cash transfer to around 7,000 of the most vulnerable people in Ayni district of Sughd region during January. In partnership with the district authorities, WFP provided cash assistance to 1,426 households with the lowest income, who own only small patches of land and possess few animals or other assets.   Cash and Vouchers Hunger in the news Journalists Tajikistan Cash and Vouchers Tue, 05 Feb 2013 08:28:26 +0000 WFP 386205 at http://www.wfp.org The Grass Is Greener In This Tajik School http://www.wfp.org/stories/children-love-see-their-school-become-green Qalai Maksud, TAJIKISTAN -- For Khosiyat and Gulru, second grade students in School #86 in Qalai Maksud village, this school year is different. The school, which is in Tajikistan’s deforested eastern Rasht district, has received fruit trees from WFP and the two girls are now responsible for taking care of a pear tree and an apple tree each. Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) Climate Change School Meals Tajikistan Local Asia Climate Change School Meals Thu, 01 Nov 2012 07:03:04 +0000 WFP 337682 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Helps Families After Harsh Winter in Tajikistan http://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-helps-families-after-harsh-winter-tajikistan Nazri Azizova is sitting on the floor of her small house in southern Tajikistan where a WFP staff member has just brought a small miracle into her life...read the story to know what is that miracle. Corporate Publication Tajikistan Asia General Food Distribution Wed, 23 May 2012 04:55:04 +0000 WFP 247051 at http://www.wfp.org