7 May 2015

VoucherChef: Stuffed Beet Leaves

Welcome to WFP's new recipe series. Explore the culinary treasures and cooking abilities of refugees who benefit from WFP's Cash And Vouchers, an initiative that allows individuals to buy the food they need to cook their traditional dishes.

7 May 2015

Niger: Violence Involving Boko Haram Fuels New Civilian Displacement

Violence involving Boko Haram and consequent security concerns are fueling new civilian displacement. The World Food Programme is set to provide highly nutritious food to 2,500 children in need at Nguigmi and Bosso. 

For Companies
7 May 2015

Companies and Consumers Team Up to Support the People of Nepal

When April’s devastating earthquake rattled Nepal, killing thousands and affecting millions more, the World Food Programme’s corporate partners in Asia and across the globe went into action – donating money and launching public fundraising appeals to ensure WFP can feed those in desperate need.

6 May 2015

Senegal: Building Sustainable School Meal Programmes

On April 30, Ouadiour, a village in the Fatick region of Senegal, hosted the official launch of the World Food Programme's new initiative, "School Canteen via Cash Vouchers" which is spreading to six new regions across the country.

Responding to Emergencies
6 May 2015

Nepal: A Family Reunited After The Quake

Afraid, shaken and not knowing what to do, Bimala thought she had lost her daughter in the earthquake.

6 May 2015

Enabling Critical Connectivity in Nepal

Collaboration between humanitarians, service providers and government authorities in Nepal is enabling life-saving connectivity.

Blog
5 May 2015

“Together We Reach Higher” - Responding to the Nepal Earthquake

WFP must reach 1.4 million people; but not just with food – survivors urgently need tarpaulins and tents, as well as water purification tablets which WFP will help deliver for our humanitarian partners.

Nutrition
1 May 2015

Regional Director Highlights the Value of Nutrition while in Bolivia

LA PAZ – The WFP Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean, Miguel Barreto, met with national authorities and partners during an official mission to Bolivia from 21 to 23 April to highlight the importance of proper nutrition among people in the most food insecurity areas of the country.

Journalists
30 April 2015

Far From Daily Life

For the families still sleeping outside in the city’s makeshift tent districts, life is very far from back to normal. Many families have lost their homes so even though the tremors have stopped, for now, they have no place to return to. 

30 April 2015

Making a Song and Dance of P4P in Uganda

Purchase for Progress (P4P) focuses on strengthening the capacity of farmers’ organizations (FO) to aggregate and sell commodities to quality buyers, such as WFP. Through partnerships with the government, indigenous and international NGOs, and others, P4P has provided smallholder farmers with the necessary training and equipment to increase their production, improve crop quality and strengthen FO marketing capacity.

Video

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