Sri Lanka

Stories

  • Sri Lanka: Filling Minds And Bellies To Keep Kids In School

    Kajalaksmi - School Meals

    07/10/2015 — Sri Lanka

    In northern Sri Lanka, a WFP school feeding programme is helping conflict affected children to achieve their dreams.

  • WFP Sri Lanka Boosts Data Collection with New Software System

    14/07/2015 — Sri Lanka

    Data collection and monitoring have improved at the World Food Programme (WFP) Sri Lanka, as the country office joins several others in adopting Android tablets equipped with specially designed software.

  • 10 Faces Of Food Assistance In 2014

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    29/12/2014 — Sri Lanka

    From Ebola-hit countries in Africa to Syria, Iraq and the Philippines, food assistance played its part again this year in helping families get through emergencies. Here are 10 people in 10 different countries who received

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Videos(7)

  • 15/06/2011 — Sri Lanka

    Hungry Planet: Episode 5

    In the latest episode of Hungry Planet, a tea farming venture helps to heal old wounds in Rwanda; we find out what $1 will get you in food markets around the world; Sri Lankan dairy farmers celebrate the eradication of "the cattle plague" rinderpest.

  • 16/01/2011 — Sri Lanka

    Torrential rains and floods in Sri Lanka

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Publications

  • 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...
  • Collecting Prices for Food Security Programming: The how and why of price data collection at WFP, March 2017

    Collecting Prices for Food Security Programming: The how and why of price data collection at WFP, March 2017
    As a contribution towards standardizing price data collection, this paper aims to explore the core issues related to setting up a price monitoring system, also...

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