• Sharing Humanity: Hafiza’s Story

    WHD Bangladesh

    16/08/2016 — Bangladesh

    Hafiza Khan knows first-hand what it’s like to experience the aftermath of a super cyclone. To mark World Humanitarian Day on 19 August, Hafiza and other World Food Programme team members are sharing their stories about

  • Protecting Fragile Development Gains in Bangladesh: Emergency Food for Ultra-Poor Women

    23/06/2016 — Bangladesh

    When Cyclone Roanu hit southern Bangladesh in May it not only endangered poor people’s immediate access to food, but also threatened to derail efforts to help particularly vulnerable women leave extreme poverty behind.

  • 10 Ways to Stay Fit and Healthy During Ramadan

    09/06/2016 — Bangladesh

    It is important that staff maintain healthy, nutritious eating habits when observing Ramadan. Muslims worldwide are observing Ramadan, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, as a month of fasting.

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  • 08/03/2016 — Bangladesh

    Cash Assistance In Bangladesh

    Climate change often impacts the poorest people the most. Last summer, nearly 2 million people in southeastern Bangladesh were affected by flooding and landslides. With the support of DFID, WFP was able to reach more than 185,000 people with emergency food assistance and provide cash assistance to 35,000 affected people.

  • 15/03/2012 — Bangladesh

    Bangladesh: bringing education to working children

    For poor children living in urban slums, school is often a luxury. In Bangladesh, more than three in ten children of primary school age do not go to school. To improve this situation, WFP provided micronutrient fortified biscuits as an incentive to get and keep children in schools and UNICEF worked to strengthen the quality of education: all in partnership with the Government of Bangladesh.    

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  • Bangladesh, School Feeding Programme: an Evaluation

    Bangladesh, School Feeding Programme: an Evaluation
    The decentralized evaluation has been commissioned by the WFP Bangladesh Country Office and covers the school feeding programme (SFP) implemented by the World Food Programme...
  • 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...
  • 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. ...

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