Syrian Arab Republic


  • Aleppo: What WFP is Doing and How You Can Help

    15/12/2016 — Syrian Arab Republic

    The humanitarian situation in Aleppo is catastrophic. The World Food Programme urges all parties to this vicious conflict to respect international law and common humanitarian princples and provide unconditional, unimpeded and safe access to those

  • Family Chef: Bulgur with Chickpeas

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    15/11/2016 — Syrian Arab Republic

    Syrian mother Um Abdullah shares with us a simple, nourishing dish, as part of our series exploring the tastes of home of refugees and displaced families supported by the World Food Programme.

  • Sharing Humanity: Besher’s Story

    WHD Besher

    16/08/2016 — Syrian Arab Republic

    Besher, a driver for the World Food Programme in Syria, shares his story of working behind the wheel. It’s part of a series of local staff stories to mark World Humanitarian Day 2016.

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  • 12/07/2017 — Syrian Arab Republic SHOTLIST (PDF)

    WFP Scales Up Food Delivery in Syria to Raqqa Governorate Through New Land Access (For the Media)

    The United Nations World Food Programme has reached two new locations in Raqqa governorate with food assistance, using a newly opened land route that has allowed access for the first time in three years to Mansoura and other rural areas north of Raqqa city. This new access allows WFP to expand its regular food deliveries to Raqqa. WFP is now delivering food every month to nearly 200,000 people, displaced in eight hard-to-reach locations inside Raqqa governorate as well as other areas in neighbouring governorates. Since June, WFP has dispatched 52 trucks carrying food assistance for these locations.  

  • 30/05/2017 — Syrian Arab Republic

    Syria, 250 Airdrops

    This week, WFP completed its 250th airdrop of life-saving food to support 100K people trapped in the besieged city of Deir Ezzor, Syria.

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