Tag: WFP

World Bank loans Sudan $100m to combat deep food insecurity

July 22, 2022

The World Bank has released $100 million for the World Food Program to tackle “deep food insecurity” for 2 million people in Sudan. The Washington-based ... Read More

Polisario & Algeria embezzle $12 million of anti-coronavirus aid

August 12, 2020

The embezzlement of humanitarian aid is endemic among the corrupt Polisario and Algerian officials, despite international outcry by the EU and humanitarian NGOS. This time, ... Read More

Sub-Saharan Africa faces grave hunger challenges in 2020 -WFP

January 2, 2020

The World Food Program has warned in its 2020 Global Hotspots Report that millions of people in Zimbabwe, South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo and ... Read More

WFP Backs Morocco’s School Meals Program

February 2, 2018

The World Food Program has expressed its full support to the Moroccan national school meals Program, vital component of the Vision 2030 education reform and ... Read More

UN Secretary General Voices Concern over Food Shortage in Tinfouf Camps

June 5, 2017

The UN Secretary General, Antonio Guteres, expressed deep concern over the shortage of food supplies sent to the population held in the Polisario-run camps in ... Read More

Mauritania: MSF Warns Against Malnutrition of Malian Refugees in Mbera Camp

July 7, 2015

The international humanitarian organisation "Médecins Sans Frontières" (MSF) has warned lately against the increasing risk of malnutrition of Malian refugees in Mbera Camp, Mauritania, following ... Read More

Pregnant in War, a Fact of Life for Too Many Women in the Middle East

October 10, 2014

UNITED NATIONS – Imagine giving birth in a refugee camp after you fled the brutal repression of an Islamic group or while missiles are being ... Read More

Middle Eastern Conflicts and Ebola Outbreak Hamper UN Development Goals

September 22, 2014

UNITED NATIONS – “The current crisis in South Sudan, Iraq, and Syria and the outbreak of Ebola are stretching the abilities of the United Nations,” ... Read More

Egypt: School meal programmed supported by Vodafone

November 10, 2012

In order to encourage parents to put their children in school as early as possible, the World Food Program (WFP) has signed for a second ... Read More