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Enhancing Resilience to Disasters and the Effects of Climate Change

Bangladesh is one of the most at-risk countries to climate change and natural disasters. The poor are the hardest hit. The ER programme offers cash and food for work and training to women and men in...

Bangladesh: Annual Report 2011

Our Annual Report provides an overview of our programmes and key achievements over the past year as well as some of our new ongoing initiatives. Our core focus going forward is still on food and...

Strengthening Government Safety Nets

 Safety nets are crucial to the poor. Of the 47 million who are poor in Bangladesh, half are uncovered by safety nets that address food security. WFP is pioneering some of the most innovative...

Improving Maternal and Child Nutrition

Under-nutrition is a major public health and economic challenge in Bangladesh. WFP is working with the government to improve the nutrition status of women and children. Efforts are focused on the...

P4P Training Manual for Improving Grain Postharvest Handling and Storage

The materials in this manual serve as a basic tool for different levels of PHHS trainers working in different contexts and with different end users, with the objective of improving the quality of...

P4P Annual Review 2011 Report

WFP staff and partners gathered at the headquarters of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Rome, Italy for the third global Purchase for Progress (P4P) Annual Review to...

Gaza in 2020 – A liveable place ?

By the year 2020 the population of Gaza will increase to around 2.1 million, from an estimated 1.6 million people today. The substantial population growth rate will thus add some 500,000 people to a...

Monthly Food Price and Food Security Bulletin - Kyrgyz Republic, August 2012

The purpose of this monthly update is to provide near to real time insights into the rapidly changing food security environment, particularly food price and its impact at the household level.  ...

Cambodia - Identification of Poor Households: IDPoor Atlas, August 2012

WFP partnered with the Identification of Poor Households (IDPoor) Programme at the Ministry of Planning of the Royal Government of Cambodia to produce the IDPoor Atlas, a tool for service providers...

The International Rise in Maize and Wheat Prices and its Potential Impact on Food Security in West Africa, August 2012

Atypical drought conditions in the US causes wheat, maize and soya prices to soar (figure 1). According to data record-ed by the World Bank in July 2012, wheat increased by 50%, maize by 45% and soya...