17 November 2006

WFP and Greece team up for new advertising campaign and donation

In a first-of-its kind initiative, Hellenic Aid, the humanitarian and development agency of the Greek Government and WFP have teamed up in a major advertising campaign to publicise their partnership in fighting world hunger.
9 November 2006

Clowns Without Borders in Haiti

Laughter and nutritious food through WFP's school feeding help Haiti's schoolchildren face life in the poorest country in the western hemisphere. Anne Poulsen looks at the work of "Clowns Without Borders".
8 November 2006

WFP hails Russian Federation US$2 million donation for Kenya drought

WFP has welcomed a generous contribution of US$2 million from the Russian Federation to WFP’s emergency operation in Kenya, praising the first donation from the Russian Federation to WFP’s work in East Africa.
6 November 2006

Mohamed Aboutrika: scoring against poverty

Mohammad Aboutrika, the star of Al Ahly club, is not only a shining star in Egypt’s national team and leading football club, but also someone who works unobtrusively to help the poor and needy through his charity work.
3 November 2006

Japan donates US$1.2 million to help WFP consolidate peace in Mindanao

In a boost for the peace building process in Mindanao, WFP has welcomed an announcement by the Government of Japan to donate US$1.2 million (JPY140 million) to assist 2.1 million conflict-affected people in Mindanao.
2 November 2006

WFP has welcomed China’s first donation

WFP has welcomed China’s first donation of US $1.75 million since its graduation from food aid at the end of last year.
31 October 2006

Japan donates US$4.2 million to help WFP consolidate peace in Afghanistan and the Philippines

WFP has welcomed an announcement by the Government of Japan to donate US$4.2 million (JPY490 million) to projects assisting a total of 10 million people in Afghanistan and the Philippines (Mindanao).
27 October 2006

WFP makes flash appeal for Somali refugees in Kenya

WFP has launched a flash appeal to cope with waves of Somali refugees who are fleeing to camps in northern Kenya amid fears of an escalation of violence in Somalia.
20 October 2006

WFP welcomes Malaysia's Ramadan contribution for Lebanon

While fasting during the daylight hours and eating small meals in the evening, many Malaysians are remembering those in need, especially those Lebanese displaced by the recent conflict in Lebanon and requiring food assistance during the recovery period from the damage of the month-long conflict.
13 October 2006

Ugandans fall hook line and sinker for WFP fish

Ugandans take up fishing in a WFP food for assets project. WFP spokesperson, Lydia Wamala, looks at how participants increase their income while having a good supply of fish for their families' dinners.

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