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School Meals
24 October 2013

Parents Help Transform Communities Through School Meals In Malawi

Gladys Bomu, a Malawian mother, recounts the changes in her community since WFP began providing school meals there in 2008.

Nutrition
21 October 2013

JICA Teachers Visit WFP Malawi on International Exchange

Four teachers from Japan visited WFP to learn more about development challenges in Malawi.

Nutrition
21 October 2013

WFP Inaugurates New Biscuit Factory in DPR Korea

A new factory in Pyongson City brings to 14 the total number of facilities producing fortified foods for WFP programmes in DPR Korea.

Focus on Women
17 October 2013

On World Food Day, WFP says Investment in Nutrition is Key to Unlocking a Better Future

ROME/PORT-AU-PRINCE – The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is marking World Food Day on 16 October by highlighting the power of nutrition to transform individuals, societies and economies, and the need to make it central to all development efforts.

17 October 2013

On World Food Day, WFP Says Investment in Nutrition is Key to Unlocking A Better Future

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is marking World Food Day on 16 October by highlighting the power of nutrition to transform individuals, societies and economies, and the need to make it central to all development efforts. If the global community invested US$1.2 billion per year for five years on reducing micronutrient deficiencies, the benefits in better health, fewer child deaths and increased future earnings would generate gains worth US$15.3 billion.

Fight Against HIV/AIDS
17 October 2013

On World Food Day, WFP says Investment in Nutrition is Key to Unlocking a Better Future

ROME/TEGUCIGALPA – The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is marking World Food Day on 16 October by highlighting the power of nutrition to transform individuals, societies and economies, and the need to make it central to all development efforts.

 

Nutrition
16 October 2013

On World Food Day, WFP Says Investment in Nutrition is Key to Unlocking A Better Future

ROME/MANAGUA – The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is marking World Food Day on 16 October by highlighting the power of nutrition to transform individuals, societies and economies, and the need to make it central to all development efforts. 

Focus on Women
16 October 2013

On World Food Day, WFP says Investment in Nutrition is Key to Unlocking a Better Future

ROME/ HAVANA – The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is marking World Food Day on 16 October by highlighting the power of nutrition to transform individuals, societies and economies, and the need to make it central to all development efforts.

For Companies
16 October 2013

Honduras: Grupo Comidas and WFP Launch a Fundraising Campaign

For the fifth consecutive year, Grupo Comidas (Yum! Brands Honduras) and WFP join to ensure the food and nutritional security of thousands of people in Honduras. The campaign is part of Yum! Brands global initiative World Hunger Relief.

Purchase for Progress
16 October 2013

Honduras: Grain Storage Centre Will Benefit Small Holder Farmers in Yoro

More than 660 small holder farmers, of which 29% are women, will benefit from this new storage facility located in the municipality of Yoro.

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