17 July 2007

WFP Iran welcomes first ever donation from Qatar Airways

WFP welcomed on Tuesday a first ever donation of US$7,000 from Qatar Airways to WFP’s activities in Iran that assist over 30,000 Afghan and Iraqi refugees in the country.
17 July 2007

WFP welcomes US$26 million donation from the USA for Afghanistan

WFP today welcomed a US$26 million in-kind contribution from the United States Government to provide food assistance to the most vulnerable people of Afghanistan.
14 July 2007

Hunger's global hotspots: 14th July 2007

Ten countries where violence persists and populations live in fear. People in Hunger's Global Hotspots don't know what tomorrow will bring and they often have to rely on WFP for their next meal.
10 July 2007

Cargill to Support 30,000 Indonesian Children through WFP for Nutrition, Health and Education Programme

Cargill has announced that it has committed US$3 million over three years in its global partnership with WFP to fund programmes to improve education and health and nutritional levels among school-age children in Bogor (West Java) and Madura (East Java).
6 July 2007

Climate change: the hungry on the front line

In an interview with WFP web writer Michelle Hough, Menghestab Haile' of WFP’s Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping unit explains why climate change is destined to hit the world's poor and hungry hardest.
6 July 2007

Hunger's global hotspots: 6th July 2007

Ten countries where violence persists and populations live in fear. People in Hunger's Global Hotspots don't know what tomorrow will bring and they often have to rely on WFP for their next meal.
4 July 2007

Hunger's Global Hotspots: 29 June 2007

In regions wracked by violence or submerged by floods, the first emergency is how to deliver enough food as quickly and efficiently as possible. Here are some of the crises counted among WFP's "global hotspots".
29 June 2007

Digging deep to survive Djibouti's droughts

Djibouti is used to dry weather but even seasoned pastoralists admit that the rising number of droughts are making their traditional lifestyle tough to sustain. Stephanie Savariaud visits the village of Andoli to see how WFP's Food for Work projects are helping pastoralists diversify for climate change.
27 June 2007

Hunger's Global Hotspots: 22 June 2007

In regions wracked by violence or submerged by floods, the first emergency is how to deliver enough food as quickly and efficiently as possible. Here are some of the crises counted among WFP's "global hotspots".
20 June 2007

Donation to WFP shows Japan's continued support for the displaced Azerbaijan

WFP has welcomed a US$100,000 cash contribution from the Japanese Government to assist the poorest among internally displaced people (IDPs) in Azerbaijan.

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