Afghanistan

Stories

  • Improving Nutrition with Fortified Flour in Afghanistan

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    02/09/2016 — Afghanistan

    Tucked away on an industrial estate in the urban area of Afghanistan’s capital Kabul, the Bakhtar Flour Mill may seem an unlikely location for a project that not only supports smallholder farmers, but also helps

  • Helping Returnees Rebuild Their Lives

    17/08/2016 — Afghanistan

    In the remote district of Deh Sabz in the central highlands, locals are eagerly awaiting the completion of a new village access road that will enable children to get to school faster and improve access

  • Sharing Humanity: Wahida's Story

    Sharing Humanity: Wahida

    12/08/2016 — Afghanistan

    Being a humanitarian in Afghanistan isn’t an easy job, especially for a woman. Wahida Azizi shares her story about working to end hunger in her country, the third in our series featuring WFP workers in

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  • 21/04/2017 — Afghanistan

    WFP in Emergency Assistance to Afghanistan’s Returnees

    As Afghanistan struggles with growing numbers of returnees from Pakistan and people displaced internally by conflict, the World Food Programme has launched a nine-month operation to provide emergency food and cash. Since July  the number of returning refugees – some with identity papers, others without – has increased dramatically: thousands are now crossing the border every day at the main entry point of Torkham, in eastern Afghanistan. Overall, more than one million people are forecast to be on the move across the country by the end of the year. 

  • 23/01/2015 — Afghanistan

    WFP Ships ‘Biscuit Factory In A Box' From Italy To Afghanistan

    How can a biscuit factory, shipped from Italy in seven containers, positively change lives in Afghanistan? Watch to find out! Text transcript of this video 

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Publications

  • Afghanistan - mVAM Monitoring

    Afghanistan - mVAM Monitoring
    In October 2016, mVAM began collecting data in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, using live calls. Respondents in each district were asked a series of questions about...
  • Conducting Mobile Surveys Responsibly: A Field Book for WFP Staff, May 2017

    Conducting Mobile Surveys Responsibly: A Field Book for WFP Staff, May 2017
    The field book outlines the main risks for staff engaged in mobile data collection and helps promote responsible data collection/storage/sharing in the very complex environment...
  • The Market Monitor

    The Market Monitor
    This bulletin provides information on price changes for the most commonly consumed staples and their potential impacts on the cost of the basic food basket. ...
  • Afghanistan - Market Price Bulletins, 2017

    Afghanistan - Market Price Bulletins, 2017
    This monthly bulletin is published based on market data from different sources and aims to alert on latest developments.  Based on consumption patterns in Afghanistan,...

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