Armenia

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  • Helping to settle a Syrian family in Armenia

    Armenia Main Photo

    30/07/2014 — Armenia

    It is seven months since I first met Maral Gahvesjian, waiting patiently in a long queue of Syrians of Armenian descent, for their WFP food rations at Charents 20, a residential area of the capital,

  • Russia Provides Model For School Meals In CIS

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    18/03/2010 — Armenia

    The innovative school meals projects being run by the Russian government in a town north of Moscow will be the model for new WFP-coordinated programmes in Armenia, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.

  • Financial Crisis Pushes Poor Families Deeper Into Hunger

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    11/06/2009 — Armenia

    Poor households all over the developing world are eating fewer and less nutritious meals and many are cutting back on healthcare and schooling for children, according to new WFP research on the effects of the

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  • 16/10/2013 — Armenia SHOTLIST (PDF)

    World Food Day 2013 (For The Media)

    The theme of this year’s World Food Day is “Sustainable Food Systems for Food Security and Nutrition.”

  • 11/09/2013 — Armenia

    Armenia Gets Ready To Launch Its Own School Meals Programme

    WFP has been serving school meals to children in Armenia for years, providing a daily dose of nutrition and an added incentive to come to class. In the process, we've been working closely with local officials in preparation for the day they would run the programme themselves. That day is fast approaching as Armenia gets ready to launch a national school feeding programme to provide every child in the country with a warm meal in school.

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Publications

  • 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. ...
  • Seasonal Monitor

    Seasonal Monitor
    The WFP Seasonal Monitor examines satellite imagery of rainfall and vegetation in order to assess the development of the growing season and how such conditions might impact the lives and livelihoods of the...
  • Market Analysis Guidelines

    Market Analysis Guidelines
    Markets play a paramount role in enhancing people's livelihoods and promoting food security. WFP tailored a food security framework  having markets as one of the...
  • Collecting Prices for Food Security Programming: The how and why of price data collection at WFP, March 2017

    Collecting Prices for Food Security Programming: The how and why of price data collection at WFP, March 2017
    As a contribution towards standardizing price data collection, this paper aims to explore the core issues related to setting up a price monitoring system, also...

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