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.
6 March 2008

WFP’s Deputy Executive Director arrives in Ethiopia promote hunger solutions to assist the needy

Sheila Sisulu, Deputy Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), arrived in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, late Wednesday evening on a two-day mission to promote new WFP strategies to tackle the root causes of hunger and poverty.
5 March 2008

Drew Barrymore donation nourishes children's ambitions in Kenya slum school

Part of a recent US$1 million donation from WFP Ambassador Against Hunger Drew Barrymore will go towards improving schools and the lives of schoolchildren in Kenya. WFP's Marcus Prior talked to some of the children at Nairobi's Stara school, one of the places where WFP provides daily school meals and which will benefit from Drew's donation.
5 March 2008

Lorna Likhanga: working in the slums of Nairobi to put children on the path to an education and a better life

WFP school meals offered to children at Stara school in Nairobi's slums, give them the incentive to go to school and concentrate on their studies. WFP's Marcus Prior talks to Lorna Likhanga, a WFP relief worker who ensures hungry schoolchildren receive food.


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