Ambassadors & Celebrities


  • WFP in Cuba Receives Food Donation from the Government of Brazil

    Donación Brasil a PMA Cuba

    20/11/2015 — Ambassadors & Celebrities

    HAVANA – The World Food Programme (WFP) has received from the Government of Brazil a donation of 3,500 MT of rice and beans to support its 2015-2018 Country Programme in Cuba. The costs related to the transportation

  • Welcome Aboard, Michael Kors - WFP’s Newest Ambassador Against Hunger

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    23/07/2015 — Ambassadors & Celebrities

    Internationally renowned fashion designer Michael Kors has been named a Global Ambassador Against Hunger for the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP). A tireless advocate for the world’s disadvantaged, Kors will use his position to continue raising

  • Philippines: KC Concepcion And Mark Nicdao Raise Funds For Nepal Quake

    KC and Mark

    05/06/2015 — Ambassadors & Celebrities

    One month after the devastating earthquake in Nepal, WFP Philippines National Ambassador Against Hunger KC Concepcion and renowned fashion photographer Mark Nicdao organized a photo exhibition to help raise funds for the World Food Programme’s


  • 07/09/2015 — Ambassadors & Celebrities SHOTLIST (PDF)

    Bono at EXPO Speaks Out on Syria Crisis and Hunger (For the Media)

    MILAN – Ertharin Cousin, Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme, thanked U2 lead singer and ONE co-founder Bono, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and Ireland’s Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney for their efforts to give voice and support to the world’s hungry poor. Bono and Cousin met on Sunday night at the Expo Milan 2015 special event “It Begins With Me,” hosted by the governments of Ireland and Italy, to mobilize people in the challenge to end hunger in our lifetimes and raise awareness of the need for more resources to respond to the increasing hunger needs of people fleeing conflict. 

  • 23/05/2014 — Ambassadors & Celebrities

    'More important than football': Jose Mourinho on working for WFP

    Star soccer manager Jose Mourinho, who coaches Chelsea FC, explains how his new role as a WFP Ambassador Against Hunger means so much to him. "There are things much more important than football", he says, and "this is the kind of thing me and my family are proud to do".

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  • Ecuador: WFP Annual Report 2011

    Ecuador: WFP Annual Report 2011
    In close coordination with the government, the WFP Country Office in Ecuador undertook a series of projects in favour of vulnerable populations. Assistance to Colombian...

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