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2014/04/16 00:29
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At the end of March, WFP began the first large-scale distributions of food vouchers to respond quickly and effectively to the growing humanitarian needs of populations that have fled the Central...
2014/04/16 00:29
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2014/04/15 12:30
2014/04/15 12:30
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This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Melissa Fleming - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at the press briefing, on 15 April 2014, at the Palais des Nations in...
2014/04/15 09:31
2014/04/15 09:31
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A Guts Agro Industry initiative means that Ethiopia's staple Shiro dish will soon be pre-packaged and available in supermarkets and shops after the company secured 66,000 dollars in funding from...
2014/04/14 11:30
2014/04/14 11:30
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Juba — The Government of Australia has earmarked an additional $7.8 million for South Sudanese communities confronting the dire humanitarian disaster. Julie Bishop, Australia's Foreign Affairs...
2014/04/14 06:45
2014/04/14 06:45
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MANILA, Philippines – Residents of Zamboanga City affected by fighting between government soldiers and the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) were left with absolutely nothing in the aftermath of...
2014/04/14 06:31
2014/04/14 06:31
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Statement by: The Commonwealth, La Francophonie and President of the G20 for 2014, Australia Outcomes of the meeting held in Washington DC, 7 April 2014 Members of The Commonwealth and La...
2014/04/12 07:03
2014/04/12 07:03
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The group, members of an extended family, fled to Boda from the village of Danga 25 kilometres (15 miles) away, seeking shelter from the anti-balaka -- or "anti-machete", mainly-Christian militia...
2014/04/11 18:27
2014/04/11 18:27
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By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - Christian militia forces are blocking the main roads used by Muslim civilians trying to flee Central African Republic to Cameroon and attacking the refugees,...
2014/04/11 17:29
2014/04/11 17:29
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Addis Ababa — The United Nations' World Food Program (WFP) has launched a cross-border operation to supply food to tens of thousands of South Sudanese affected by the conflict which began in December...
2014/04/11 13:30
2014/04/11 13:30
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Over a million South Sudanese have been displaced by the on-going conflict since December. WFP continues to provide food by any means possible to those in need. Here are nine key facts about the...
2014/04/11 11:45
2014/04/11 11:45
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MANILA, Philippiens – Out of all the "glamorous" advocacies available, celebrity Kristina Cassandra “KC” Concepcion has chosen the "unsexy" fight against hunger in the country. Hunger is one of the...
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2014/04/11 11:30
2014/04/11 11:30
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SMS feedback in Haiti; radio outreach in the Philippines; community helpdesks in Darfur; a Humanitarian Call Centre in Pakistan: many such initiatives boost communication with disaster-affected...
2014/04/11 11:30
2014/04/11 11:30
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He is developing a work plan outlining accountability actions across agencies - both UN and NGOs, and is working with individual "clusters" (teams of responders) like the UNHCR-led camp management...
2014/04/11 11:30
2014/04/11 11:30
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But few aid agencies systematically mainstream accountability into their budget lines, and thus there is often little money for it in the response phase, said Loquercio. The World Food Programme...
2014/04/11 11:27
2014/04/11 11:27
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Apr. 9, 2014: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends the Supreme People's Assembly in Pyongyang, in this still image taken from video released by Kyodo.Reuters The United Nations’ World Food Program...
2014/04/11 08:31
2014/04/11 08:31
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Racing against time and bad weather, prodding fickle donors and an indifferent general public, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is working on all fronts to support millions of desperate...
2014/04/11 07:02
2014/04/11 07:02
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MAGUINDANAO, Philippines - Abdullah, a corn farmer, and his neighbors, Ahmad and Sukarno, interpret as “good omen” the launching this week of the joint agricultural projects in the province of the...
2014/04/10 17:30
2014/04/10 17:30
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Bangui — The mass exodus of Muslims from the Central African Republic (CAR) amid insecurity is having an adverse impact on access to basic foodstuffs, say retailers and local people. Basic consumer...
2014/04/10 05:29
2014/04/10 05:29
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Zanzibar — SEAWEED farming in Zanzibar is set to get a boost following World Food Programme (WFP)'s decision to support development of the activity. WFP signed an agreement with Zanzibar Ministry of...
2014/04/09 14:32
2014/04/09 14:32
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Kampala — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has leased its 5,000 metric ton capacity warehouse in Gulu town to a private company Afgri-Gulu Ltd, for a groundbreaking venture that will...
2014/04/16 00:29
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