Cuba

Stories

  • Joining efforts for disaster risk reduction in the Caribbean

    Cuba-Haiti SSC

    31/05/2016 — Cuba

    When a natural disaster hits, the impact is inevitable and usually leaves in its path high levels of destruction with long-term consequences. The better a country is prepared, the better it will respond to help

  • Diary of an Exchange to Promote Learning on Food Sustainability

    Diary of an Exchange to Promote Learning on Food Sustainability

    04/04/2016 — Cuba

    A Cuban team participated in a one-week visit to El Salvador for a knowledge exchange on how to link social protection programmes to local smallholder agriculture production. Cooperative’s managers and farmers, national and local government

  • 6 Facts About Food Security In Cuba

    Cuba 10 facts

    22/03/2016 — Cuba

    Here are six things to know to understand the food and nutrition situation in Cuba. Please help the World Food Programme (WFP) raise awareness by sharing these facts on Twitter.

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  • 16/03/2016 — Cuba

    Cuba: WFP and Sustainable Agriculture

    This project benefits 1,500 Cuban farmers with the support of WFP and funding from Canada. Its two goals: Increase the farmers' bean production --Cuba's main staple food--to provide the grain quality needed to prepare hot meals provided through the national safety nets to approximately 61,000 people in schools, retirement homes and maternity centres in the two provinces where the project is under implementation.

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Publications

  • 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. ...
  • 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...

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