8 July 2008

Hunger's global hotspots: 8 July 2008

Facts, figures and the lastest updates from WFP's high profile emergencies.
3 July 2008

Cyclone Nargis: Two months later

Much of the destruction caused by Cyclone Nargis – the merciless storm that struck Myanmar two months ago – is still visible. Large portions of the country’s cultivable land and vital crops have been flooded and rendered useless by the catastrophic tidal surge that drove inland from the Indian Ocean.
26 June 2008

WFP staff tell their tales through photos, videos and stories

WFP staff capture some quintessential WFP moments in our staff photo, video and story competition.
24 June 2008

Hunger's global hotspots: 24th June 2008

Facts, figures and the lastest updates from WFP's high profile emergencies.
23 June 2008

UN calls for urgent action as ration cuts continue in Darfur

WFP has warned that millions of displaced Sudanese in Darfur are to face their third month of ration cuts as violence and attacks on trucking convoys continue to disrupt the flow of food assistance to the region.
17 June 2008

FreeRice to support victims of Cyclone Nargis

Rice generated by the award-winning Internet initiative FreeRice.com will soon be distributed to survivors of the cyclone which hit Myanmar last month.
10 June 2008

High food prices drive down flow of food aid to the hungry

Global food aid deliveries have sunk to their lowest levels in nearly five decades, with deliveries of wheat and maize facing the sharpest drops due to the impact of food price rises around the world.
10 June 2008

Hunger's global hotspots: 10 June 2008

Facts, figures and the lastest updates from WFP's high profile emergencies.
9 June 2008

Cyclone Nargis update: 9 June 2008

WFP continues to make progress in reaching victims of Cyclone Nargis which struck Myanmar on 2 and 3 May 2008.
2 June 2008

Virtual Press Room: High food prices

A wave of food-price inflation is moving across the globe, leaving in its wake drastically increased levels of hunger and poverty. The phenomenon is affecting everyone on the planet but the poor and hungry are on the front line, as are agencies like WFP that work to help them.

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