Friends of WFP Welcomes 'World Hunger Relief Week'
Yum! Brands Launches Global Campaign to Raise Awareness of Hunger and
Funds for the United Nations World Food Program
WASHINGTON, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Friends of the World
Food Program (Friends of WFP) today welcomed the launch of World Hunger
Relief Week, a global consumer cam...
Insecurity Jepardising WFP Initiatives in Western Afghanistan
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has warned that continuing security problems are hampering operations in some parts of Afghanistan , especially in the west of the country where food stocks are running short and thousands of the most vulnerable people may soon see critical food supplie...
Anoushka Joins Hands With WFP to Feed the Poor
Sitar player Anoushka Shankar has become the first Indian celebrity to join hands with the in their endeavor to fight against hunger in India//.
She joins the league of international celebrities such as Hollywood star Drew Barrymore and footballer Ronaldinho who are fighting for the same caus...
WFP Calls for Rescue Package for the World's Hungry
...Ki-moon's challenge to political leaders.
- which aims to feed nearly 100 million of the wor...y the end of March, when warehouse stocks run out. wfp
is voluntarily funded, and relies on annual contri...ces slow. This month, the Kyrgyz government asked wfp
to help feed 600,000 people pushed into desperate ...
USAID Increases Assistance to Cyclone Victims in Burma
...have dispatched more than 2,649 metric tons of humanitarian
assistance to those in need in the wake of Cyclone Nargis. The total USAID
contribution to wfp
for logistical support in Burma is $4 million to date.
The UN World Food Program manages the UN Joint Logistics Common
Pipeline through which relief...
Caring.com Adds Vice President of Business Development
...ade, through its acquisition by the leading
European employer-branding consultancy Universum. Prior to WetFeet, Alpert
was Principal and Co-founder of wfp
Management & Strategy Consulting, a
boutique management consulting practice that worked in partnership with
larger consulting firms on corporate strat...
Drew Barrymore Announces US$1 Million Donation on Oprah
I urge everyone -- everywhere -- to help wfp
'Fill the Cup' for hungry
children, and make hunge...Africa by Thanksgiving Day," said Josette Sheeran, wfp
who also appeared on Oprah's sh...ow. She explained that for just 25 US cents
a day, wfp
can provide a school meal which feeds bodies, mind...
"Alarming" Malnutrition Among Kenya Refugees: UN Agencies
...If we had received the funds in time, we certainly would not have reached this high level of malnutrition and donors would actually have saved money," wfp
spokeswoman Christiane Berthiaume told journalists in Geneva.
The UNHCR added in a statement that "a complete package of assistance is needed ...
WFP Announces Food Assistance Plan for Timor Leste
...nsure that food is available through the lean season," said Tarek Elguindi, wfp
Representative in Dili, Timor Leste.
A recent food security and crop survey conducted by wfp
and the UN Food and Agriculture Agency (FAO) found that drought conditions ...
Rift Valley Fever in the United Republic of Tanzania
... the remaining 4 cases from Arusha, Mangara and Tanga were hospitalized.
The United Nations Emergency Coordination Group of WHO, FAO, UNICEF and wfp
has been providing support to the Tanzanian Ministry of Health and Ministry of Livestock. In addition to continued technical and financial support, WH...