Tajikistan http://www.wfp.org/feeds/Tajikistan Country content en 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. Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) Corporate Publication Tajikistan Asia General Food Distribution Wed, 23 May 2012 04:55:04 +0000 WFP 247051 at http://www.wfp.org THE WORLD FOOD PRPGRAMME HELPS VULNERABLE PEOPLE OVERCOME WINTER HARDSHIPS http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/world-food-prpgramme-helps-vulnerable-people-overcome-winter-hardships DUSHANBE – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) will start distributing food this month to some 80,000 vulnerable people in the most food-insecure parts of Tajikistan, following an unusually long and harsh winter. Protracted Relief and Recovery Operation (PRRO) Responding to Emergencies Tajikistan Local Asia General Food Distribution Thu, 19 Apr 2012 05:56:45 +0000 WFP 226722 at http://www.wfp.org Navruz: Through the eyes of a child http://www.wfp.org/stories/navruz-through-eyes-child For a sister and brother in eastern Tajikistan, the Central Asian New Year celebration brings art to their WFP school feeding programme and their father home from Russia.     Development Operation (DEV) Corporate Publication School Meals Tajikistan Asia School Meals Fri, 16 Mar 2012 10:45:06 +0000 Heather Hill 201844 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Shows Off Children's Art For Tajikistan New Year http://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/wfp-cooks-childrens-art-new-year WFP Tajikistan invited children in its school meals programme to draw pictures depicting their daily meals. The pictures were published in time for 'Navruz', the Central Asian New Year, which comes in late March ). The 12 pictures presented here, one for each month of the coming year, are among the best WFP received. Tajikistan School Meals Fri, 16 Mar 2012 06:24:38 +0000 WFP 201717 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Tajikistan Holds Conference On Future Of School Meals With Tajik Government http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-tajikistan-holds-conference-future-school-meals-tajik-government The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Tajikistan held a policy conference on school meals as a first step for preparing the country to take over ownership of the project which boosts food security and school attendance.  School Meals Tajikistan Asia School Meals Sun, 08 Jan 2012 12:23:16 +0000 WFP 156653 at http://www.wfp.org WFP Tajikistan Welcomes US$6 Million Donation from Russia http://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-tajikistan-welcomes-us6-million-donation-russia-0 “This donation comes at a time when the resilience of the most vulnerable families will be once again tested by a resurgence of high prices for staple foods,” said WFP Country Director Alzira Ferreira. “This generous contribution will help WFP strengthen its social protection programmes to mitigate the impact of high food prices on the poorest families and help them through the harsh winter months.” Contributions to WFP Journalists Russian Federation Tajikistan Global Asia Wed, 21 Dec 2011 11:40:33 +0000 WFP 141838 at http://www.wfp.org