Togo https://www.wfp.org/feeds/Togo Country content en WFP West Africa Nutrition in Focus: Increased Use of Specialized Nutritious Foods https://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/wfp-west-africa-nutrition-focus-increased-use-specialized-nutritious-foods nutrition photo gallery for west africa  Benin Burkina Faso Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Côte D'Ivoire Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Mali Mauritania Niger Nigeria Senegal Sierra Leone The Gambia Togo Local Nutrition Fri, 08 Mar 2013 11:34:57 +0000 WFP 398386 at https://www.wfp.org WFP West Africa gets up to speed with the latest on nutrition https://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-west-africa-gets-speed-latest-nutrition In early September, WFP nutrition focal points and their government counterparts from 18 countries across West Africa gathered in Dakar for a four-day workshop.    Nutrition Benin Burkina Faso Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Côte D'Ivoire Ghana Guinea-Bissau Liberia Mali Mauritania Niger Sao Tome And Principe Senegal Sierra Leone The Gambia Togo Local Africa Nutrition Thu, 15 Sep 2011 15:50:15 +0000 Isabel Pike 78730 at https://www.wfp.org UN-backed investment to help poor farmers in Togo almost doubles its returns https://www.wfp.org/content/un-backed-investment-help-poor-farmers-togo-almost-doubles-its-returns Rural Togolese were already suffering from malnutrition, exacerbated by demographic pressure and the collapse of cotton cultivation, a major cash crop. In 2006, almost 50 per cent of the population was underfed, according to figures from the UN World Food Programme (WFP). Hunger in the news Togo hunger in the news Africa UN News Centre Tue, 02 Aug 2011 22:00:00 +0000 WFP 52621 at https://www.wfp.org WFP Prepares Countries for Large-Scale Disasters, One Pandemic at a Time https://www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-prepares-countries-large-scale-disasters-one-pandemic-time Pandemics and large-scale disasters pose specific challenges to humanitarian emergency operations, especially in urban areas. Through a recent one-week pandemic simulation, WFP aimed to prepare countries in West Africa to face these challenges so that they can better assist vulnerable populations. Aid professionals Disaster Risk Reduction Responding to Emergencies Benin Burkina Faso Cape Verde Ghana Guinea Mali Nigeria Senegal Togo Local Africa Emergencies Wed, 27 Jul 2011 11:21:07 +0000 Molly Slotznick 48286 at https://www.wfp.org Togo: Flood preparations underway as storms hit https://www.wfp.org/content/togo-flood-preparations-underway-first-storms-hit Battered by rainstorms in the north in 2007 and the south in 2008, Togo is bracing for even more severe flood damage in 2009, disaster relief officials in the country told IRIN. (...) African Development Bank (ADB) recently gave US$500,000 for 20,000 victims of 2008 flooding in Togo. The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is coordinating with the government and ADB on how to spend the money. "The impact of flooding stretches out over a long period. We still need to assist [2008] flood victims," WFP head of office in Togo, Arnauld Blazy, told IRIN. https://www.wfp.org/content/togo-flood-preparations-underway-first-storms-hit#comments Hunger in the news Togo hunger in the news Africa Reuters AlertNet / IRIN Wed, 06 May 2009 15:11:27 +0000 WFP 12863 at https://www.wfp.org FAO insists on food as a human right: World Food Day theme seeks renewed commitment to the Right to Food https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/fao-insists-food-human-right-world-food-day-theme-seeks-renewed-commitment-right-food FAO has called for a renewed commitment to guarantee the right to food for the world's hundreds of millions of hungry people. Afghanistan Algeria Angola Armenia Azerbaijan Bangladesh Benin Bhutan Bolivia Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Colombia Comoros Congo, Democratic Republic Of Congo, Republic Of Côte D'Ivoire Cuba Djibouti Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Eritrea Ethiopia Georgia Ghana Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Haiti Honduras India Indonesia Iran Iraq Jordan Kenya Korea, Democratic Republic Kyrgyzstan Lao Lesotho Liberia Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Nicaragua Niger Pakistan Panama Philippines Russian Federation Rwanda Sao Tome And Principe Senegal Sierra Leone Somalia Sri Lanka State of Palestine Sudan Swaziland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania, United Republic Of The Gambia Timor-Leste Togo Uganda Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe Tue, 16 Oct 2007 00:00:00 +0000 WFP 276 at https://www.wfp.org UN Secretary-General stresses role of human rights in eradicating hunger in World Food Day message https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/un-secretary-general-stresses-role-human-rights-eradicating-hunger-world-food-day-message Read UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon message to mark World Food Day, which this year promotes the Right to Food. Afghanistan Algeria Angola Armenia Azerbaijan Bangladesh Benin Bhutan Bolivia Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Colombia Comoros Congo, Democratic Republic Of Congo, Republic Of Côte D'Ivoire Cuba Djibouti Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Eritrea Ethiopia Georgia Ghana Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Haiti Honduras India Indonesia Iran Iraq Jordan Kenya Korea, Democratic Republic Kyrgyzstan Lao Lesotho Liberia Madagascar Malawi Mali Mauritania Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nepal Nicaragua Niger Pakistan Panama Philippines Russian Federation Rwanda Sao Tome And Principe Senegal Sierra Leone Somalia Sri Lanka State of Palestine Sudan Swaziland Syria Tajikistan Tanzania, United Republic Of The Gambia Timor-Leste Togo Uganda Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe Tue, 16 Oct 2007 00:00:00 +0000 WFP 275 at https://www.wfp.org Togo floods https://www.wfp.org/videos/togo-floods Heavy rainfall in northern Togo has destroyed 30,000 houses and washed away valuable farm land. WFP is distributing food in Tandjoare district near Dapaong (see VNR) and estimates that it will require US$1.4 million in extra funding to provide a two-month ration to the worst-hit flood victims. Togo Video News Release Floods Mon, 08 Oct 2007 00:00:00 +0000 WFP 3328 at https://www.wfp.org WFP seeks funds for flood operations across Africa https://www.wfp.org/news/news-release/wfp-seeks-funds-flood-operations-across-africa WFP teams in many countries across Africa are delivering food to people hit by floods across the continent that are the worst in decades in some places. But WFP urgently needs new contributions to cope with the crisis. Ethiopia Ghana Mauritania Niger Rwanda Sudan Togo Uganda Wed, 26 Sep 2007 00:00:00 +0000 WFP 285 at https://www.wfp.org Floods across sub-Saharan Africa hit 1.5 million people https://www.wfp.org/stories/floods-across-sub-saharan-africa-hit-15-million-people From West to East, some 1.5 million people have been caught in Africa's worst floods in decades. Use our quick guide to see how WFP is responding, region by region, country by country. Congo, Democratic Republic Of Ethiopia Ghana Kenya Mali Mauritania Niger Rwanda Sudan Togo Uganda Africa Wed, 19 Sep 2007 00:00:00 +0000 WFP 7818 at https://www.wfp.org