Twenty three out of the 61 children registered at the health centre in the village of Ojo de Agua suffer from nutritional problems. In response, WFP and local authorities began three months ago the distribution
Santiago de Puringla is one of the 26 municipalities receiving support from the UN World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Honduras, through the Commission for the Prevention of Contingencies (COPECO), thanks to the
In Latin American and the Caribbean nearly 85 million children receive a daily breakfast, snack or lunch at their schools. School meals are often the only regular and nutritious meal a child receives.
In this episode of Hungry Planet, IFAD takes a look at migrant workers in Europe sending money home. WFP talks to an Ebola survivor and how the experience changed her life. FAO travels to Honduras and examines food security in the growing melon industry.
American actress Eva Longoria, perhaps best known for her role as Gabrielle in Desperate Housewives, visited rural Honduras this month with philanthropist Howard G. Buffett. On her first visit to Latin America the actress saw first-hand the work of the World Food Programme and its Purchase for Progress (P4P) initiative to which the Howard G. Buffett Foundation is a major donor.