Facts and Figures


  • WFP Assistance Helps Change Lives Across Kyrgyzstan


    17/02/2015 — Facts and Figures

    In 2014, WFP’s food assistance supported rural development and education in the Kyrgyz Republic improving the lives of tens of thousands of vulnerable people. WFP-supported projects last year included reforestation in Jalal-Abad provinces, rehabilitating an

  • 10 Images from WFP's Fight Against Hunger in Ecuador

    Ecuador: 10 Pictures Main Image

    10/06/2014 — Facts and Figures

    Active in Ecuador since 1964, WFP has proven expertise in supporting the livelihoods of the most vulnerable populations, managing emergencies, empowering women, protecting the environment and developing national and local systems and capacities in food

  • 10 Hunger Facts For 2014

    The reason we do what we do

    30/12/2013 — Facts and Figures

    How many hungry people are there in the world and is the number going down? What effect does hunger have on children and what can we do to help them? Here is our list of

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  • 05/07/2012 — Facts and Figures SHOTLIST (PDF)

    Yemen malnutrition (For the Media)

    Yemen is slipping into hunger with 5 million people – almost one-quarter of the population –requiring external food assistance.

  • 13/12/2011 — Facts and Figures

    Bangladesh: Protecting and promoting food and nutrition security

    This video provides an overview of an innovative and collaborative food and nutrition security project being implemented in Barisal division along the southern coastal belt of Bangladesh. WFP, UNICEF and FAO have teamed up with the Government to implement a Spanish-funded project that addresses the availability, access and utlisation of nutritious foods. The region has alarming rates of undernutrition and is frequently struck by natural disasters, particularly cyclones and salt water intrusion exacerbated by climate change.

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