Tuesday, August 16, 2022

WFP

March 30, 2022

Ukraine’s humanitarian crisis catastrophic: WFP

The consequences worldwide could be the worst since World War II in terms of feeding the hungry,” the WFP head said.

March 2, 2022

UN warns Ukraine invasion will destabilise global food supplies

“Poor people in both countries rely heavily on bread as a source of nutrition. It is subsidised and thus relatively widely available.”

United Nations
February 8, 2022

Thirteen million people face severe hunger as drought grips horn of Africa

“Families have been forced from their homes due to shortages of water and pasture, leading to increased conflict between communities.”

Drought
December 30, 2021

Armed groups steal WFP food supplies

About 14.3 million people in Sudan need humanitarian assistance, of which 25 per cent require food security and livelihood support.

February 26, 2021

WFP cuts food ration to refugees in Uganda

“WFP cannot rule out deeper refugee ration cuts in the coming months.”

Yoweri Museveni
October 9, 2020

World Food Programme gets 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

The UN agency receives the award for its efforts to combat hunger and bettering conditions for peace in conflict-affected areas.

World Food Programme gets 2020 Nobel Peace Prize