Initial Assessment


  • Brazil and Cuba Share Their Experiences in Social Programmes

    Brazil and Cuba Sharing Experiences

    06/06/2014 — Initial Assessment

    The link between social programmes and family agriculture as a tool for development brought together experts and representatives of the governments of Brazil and Cuba with the support of the World Food Programme (WFP) in

  • Nicaragua: Municipality Technicians trained in Risk Management

    Nicaragua: Municipality technicians trained in risk management1

    07/05/2014 — Initial Assessment

    The Executive Secretariat of the National System for Disaster Prevention, Mitigation and Relief (SINAPRED), Nicaragua’s Civil Defense, with support from the World Food Programme (WFP), organized a Risk Management Course to better instruct 94 technicians

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  • 13/11/2013 — Initial Assessment SHOTLIST (PDF)

    WFP On The Ground In The Philippines (For The Media)

    Today (Wednesday) WFP rice was distributed to 49,000 people in the Tacloban area through family packs handed out by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). The packs contain rice and canned goods.

  • 11/11/2013 — Initial Assessment

    Phillippines: WFP Supports Relief Effort For Typhoon Survivors

    As the enormity of the damage caused by Typhoon Haiyan becomes clear, WFP is working to assist the government of the Philippines in the emergency response. WFP 's Baicon Macaraya, on the ground in the Philippines, explains how WFP is mobilizing food supplies and using its logistics expertise to help reach the thousands of families affected by the disaster. Donate now

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  • Iran - Food and Nutrition Security, July 2016

    Iran has gone through economic downturn over the past years due to prolonged international sanctions. Soring food prices and subsidy cut have directly affected the...
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    2016 - WFP at Habitat III

    2016 -     WFP at Habitat III
    Habitat III is the United Nations third conference (1976, 1996 and 2016) on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development. This year, it will take place in...
  • The Assessor - Food Security Analysis Newsletter

    The Assessor - Food Security Analysis Newsletter
    The Food security analysis service’s (VAM) newsletter with latest on: assessments and surveys , market and food security monitoring, special projects and initiatives, food security research and...
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    Factsheet - Food Security Analysis, 2015

    Factsheet - Food Security Analysis, 2015
    The Food Security Analysis factsheet provides key information on the various aspects of Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping work at WFP, the different assessment tools, specific...

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