Zambia Country content en 10 Facts About Hunger Here are ten things to know to understand the global food and nutrition situation. Please help the World Food Programme (WFP) raise awareness by sharing these facts on Twitter. 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In sub-Saharan Africa, most of this wastage happens following harvests: poor storage facilities lead to crops being spoilt by rain or infested by insects and rodents.For grains alone, the amount lost each year is estimated at US$4 billion. In Zambia, WFP is using a very simple yet effective invention to suffocate insects and save school meals served under the country's Home-Grown School Feeding Programme. Zambia Global Nutrition Procurement Purchase for Progress School Meals Wed, 23 Sep 2015 09:16:56 +0000 WFP 647886 at A Road To Prosperity In Zambia The UN’s Rome-based Agencies - the World Food Programme (WFP), the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) - and Zambia’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock(MAL) are combining forces to help isolated farming villages in northern Zambia get out of poverty and into business. In April 2015, an RBA-MAL team visited the village of Chimpili, Luwingu district, to talk to farmers about the best way to get produce to market. Zambia Global Rome-based agencies (RBAs) P4P Stories from the field Capacity Building Focus on Women Gender Procurement Purchase for Progress Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:18:22 +0000 WFP 647752 at Cow Dung – A Source Of Fuel, Fertiliser & Pride In A Zambian School A primary school in eastern Zambia has become the focus of attention for a group of international experts and academics specialising in a climate change, nutrition, sustainable value chains and mobile technology. They are particularly interested in an innovative pilot project benefiting education, nutrition, community development and environmental sustainability within Zambia's 'Home Grown School Feeding’ programme... Zambia Centre of Excellence against Hunger Climate Change Nutrition Procurement Purchase for Progress School Meals Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:02:41 +0000 WFP 647734 at A Road to Prosperity in Zambia "The UN’s Rome-based Agencies (the World Foood Programme, the Food and Agriculture Organisation and the International Fund for Agricultural Development) and Zambia’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) are combining their comparative advantages to increase their speed and effectiveness in helping isolated farming villages in northern Zambia get out of poverty and into business" RBA Zambia Africa Rome-based agencies (RBAs) Thu, 14 May 2015 10:00:48 +0000 Evin Joyce 646362 at 10 Facts About Hunger In Zambia Here are ten facts that shed light on the hunger situation in Zambia. Please help WFP raise awareness by sharing these important facts on Twitter.  Zambia Global Africa Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:42:55 +0000 WFP 645461 at Innovative Climate-Risk Solution Expands To Insure Farmers In Malawi And Zambia NEW YORK/GENEVA – Vulnerable rural households in Malawi and Zambia will soon be able to better protect their crops and livelihoods against climate variability thanks to the expansion of the R4 Rural Resilience Initiative (R4). Climate Change Malawi Zambia Global Africa Climate Change Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:24:27 +0000 WFP 643279 at Mobile Technology For Data Collection In Zambia A massive scale-up of the government's social cash tranfser programme necessited a major rethink of the data collection process. This is where WFP's Mobile Delivery and Tracking unit stepped in with an innovative technical solution.       Zambia Local Africa Capacity Building Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:18:29 +0000 Nick Ophoff 643198 at Fighting Malaria In Zambia With Your Cellphone WFP has been contracted by the United Nations Development Programme through the Global Fund to distribute 4.8 million mosquito nets to 980 health centres across the country. Logistics Zambia Local Logistics Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:13:10 +0000 Leighla Bowers 642277 at Draft Animals Give Women New Lease Of Life In Zambia The Women's Empowerment through Animal Traction (WEAT) project is being implemented in two districts, Mazabuka in Southern and Kawambwa in Luapula Province. Heifer International Zambia has worked with community structures and local leadership to identify beneficiaries for the project. Development Operation (DEV) Purchase for Progress Zambia Local Africa Livelihoods Gender Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:33:59 +0000 Khatra Elmi 641176 at