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15 April 2008

WFP Ambassador Mahmoud Yassin appeals for funds for displaced Iraqis

WFP Ambassador Against Hunger Mahmoud Yassin has called on donors to provide urgent funding now to enable WFP to continue its operation to provide food assistance to tens of thousands displaced Iraqis in Syria after early June.
10 April 2008

Senior WFP officical warns Dubai aid conference of "New face of hunger"

A senior official of the World Food Programme (WFP) has warned a high-level humanitarian conference in the United Arab Emirates that the world was facing a new manifestation of hunger that would take the joint efforts of the global community – humanitarian organisations, governments and the private sector – to overcome.
8 April 2008

Hunger's global hotspots: 8 April 2008

Facts, figures and the lastest updates from WFP's high profile emergencies.
1 April 2008

Food Force: From Video Game to Novel!

“Food Force,” the video game that entertains and educates on humanitarian aid, now becomes a children’s book. Author Vichi De Marchi, spokesperson for the WFP in Italy and author of a number of children’s stories, takes a fresh look at the work of the world’s largest humanitarian organisation.
1 April 2008

Hunger's global hotspots: 1 April 2008

Facts, figures and the lastest updates from WFP's high profile emergencies.
25 March 2008

Hunger's global hotspots: 25 March 2008

Facts, figures and the lastest updates from WFP's high profile emergencies.
20 March 2008

TNT and eBay hook up for on-line auction

In partnership with Dutch firm TNT, eBay is holding an on-line auction to raise money for WFP to feed schoolchildren in Malawi.
20 March 2008

WFP staff tell their tales through photos, videos and stories

Staff capture some quintessential WFP moments in our staff photo, video and story competition.
18 March 2008

Hunger's global hotspots: 18 March 2008

Facts, figures and the lastest updates from WFP's high profile emergencies.
17 March 2008

Operational update: Mozambique Government asks WFP to assist 60,000 victims of cyclone Jokwe

The Government of Mozambique has requested that the World Food Programme (WFP) provides emergency food assistance for one month to 60,000 people affected by cyclone Jokwe in the northern province of Nampula.