Bhutan

Stories

  • Harvesting Love In Bhutan, the Last Shangri-La

    03/03/2016 — Bhutan

    In every village, children are surrounded by isolated green slopes and ever-present mist in a land known for its ethereal beauty — Bhutan. Sitting on the southeastern slopes of the Himalayas, the country paints a

  • 'Zero Hunger: A World Without Hunger' Pictured By Child Artists

    Kambale Kabuyaya

    04/09/2014 — Bhutan

    Can you imagine the world without hunger? WFP school meals recipients around the world were asked the same question, then invited to submit their answers in pictures. Take a look at the 16 winning pictures of

  • Healthy People Depend On Healthy Food Systems

    image for WFD story

    14/10/2013 — Bhutan

    For many of the 842 million hungry people in the world, the answer is not a hand-out of free food. It's more about making local food 'systems' more productive and reliable so that nutritious food

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Videos(3)

  • 10/12/2013 — Bhutan

    School Feeding In Bhutan: Going The Last Mile

    WFP and the Royal Government of Bhutan have been partners in implementing the School Feeding Programme (SFP) in the country for over 40 years. With the progress of Bhutan's social development, a 5-year transition process has been put in place for WFP to fully handover the SFP to the government by 2018. Text transcript of this video

  • 18/06/2009 — Bhutan

    The Forgotten Refugees

    In this refugee camp in Nepal, nearly 100,000 Bhutanese natives have received WFP food assistance since their arrival in the early 1990's. These refugees have made a life for themselves in this small camp, receiving food rations and various kinds of vocational training from WFP.

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Publications

  • Technical Guidance for the Joint Approach to Nutrition and Food Security Assessment (JANFSA)

    This Joint Approach for Nutrition and Food Security Assessment (JANFSA) guidance is designed for professionals and organizations intending to carry out integrated nutrition and food...
  • 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. ...
  • Gender - Guidelines: Gender and Food Security Analysis

    Gender - Guidelines: Gender and Food Security Analysis
    The VAM gender analysis standards support staff engaged in food security and nutrition analysis in their role to provide information necessary to design, implement and...
  • 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...

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