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AllAfrica.com
Obasanjo Wants Importation of Vegetables, Fruits Stoppedmeeting of the 'Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic Review' Committee, comprising an
Obasanjo Wants Importation of Vegetables, Fruits Stopped
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
meeting of the 'Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic Review' Committee, comprising an assemblage of representatives of the World Food Program, African Development Bank, members of the Diplomatic Corps, captains of industry as well as technocrats... Read more
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Rappler
US aid ship docks with food for Sudan war zonesto reach Port Sudan from Houston, Texas. The food aid organized by the US Agen
US aid ship docks with food for Sudan war zones
Rappler / Posted 5 hours ago
to reach Port Sudan from Houston, Texas. The food aid organized by the US Agency for International Development and the World Food Program (WFP) was to be delivered to several war-torn areas of Sudan but mainly to Darfur. A brutal conflict... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former President Obasanjo Seeks Ban of Imported FruitsIbadan at the inaugural meeting of the 'Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic Review' C
Former President Obasanjo Seeks Ban of Imported Fruits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Ibadan at the inaugural meeting of the 'Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic Review' Committee, comprising representatives of the World Food Programme, African Development Bank, members of the diplomatic corps, captains of industry as well as technocrats... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obasanjo Unveils 'Zero Hunger' Initiativemeeting of the 'Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic Review' Committee comprising an a
Obasanjo Unveils 'Zero Hunger' Initiative
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
meeting of the 'Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic Review' Committee comprising an assemblage of representatives of the World Food Program, African Development Bank, members of the Diplomatic Corps, captains of industry as well as technocrats... Read more
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dna
European Union announces additional €38 million in aid for HaitiAbout 3.6 million Haitians are facing food insecurity, with 1.3 million among t
European Union announces additional €38 million in aid for Haiti
dna / Posted 5 days ago
About 3.6 million Haitians are facing food insecurity, with 1.3 million among them severely food insecure, according to the World Food Program (WFP). The EU was also allocating €400,000 to assist people in Haiti who had been deported from the... Read more
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Business Standard India
EU announces additional 38 million euros in aid for HaitiAbout 3.6 million Haitians are facing food insecurity, with 1.3 million among t
EU announces additional 38 million euros in aid for Haiti
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
About 3.6 million Haitians are facing food insecurity, with 1.3 million among them severely food insecure, according to the World Food Program. The neighbouring country began enforcing an immigration policy in summer 2015 primarily targeting people... Read more
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Rappler
EU announces additional 38 million euros in aid for Haitiher house in a village called Pernier, a 30-minute drive from Port-au-Prince, H
EU announces additional 38 million euros in aid for Haiti
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
her house in a village called Pernier, a 30-minute drive from Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on February 17, 2016. According to the World Food Program, 3.6 million Haitians face food insecurity after 3 consecutive years of drought. File photo by Bahare... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
UN: More aid deliveries in Syria, but people still starvingwhen the fighting stops, saying “there can never be impunity for this behavior.
UN: More aid deliveries in Syria, but people still starving
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
when the fighting stops, saying “there can never be impunity for this behavior.” On a positive note, O’Brien said the World Food Program reached 3.7 million people with food and the World Health Organization vaccinated over 2.1 million... Read more
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The Courier Mail
World should be ashamed about Syria: UNsuffering and loss of life" will be held accountable when the fighting stops.
World should be ashamed about Syria: UN
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
suffering and loss of life" will be held accountable when the fighting stops. On a positive note, O'Brien said the World Food Program reached 3.7 million people with food and the World Health Organization vaccinated over 2.1 million... Read more
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Reuters
With Kunduz in crosshairs again, Afghan forces draw on past mistakesin Kunduz. "This time I see more confidence. We took the fight to the insurgent
With Kunduz in crosshairs again, Afghan forces draw on past mistakes
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
in Kunduz. "This time I see more confidence. We took the fight to the insurgents." Tahir Zarang, a local official with the World Food Program, is one of those who agree. "Before this attack (in April) we were all worried that the city could fall... Read more
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FOX News
Does U.N. Anti-Poverty Cheerleader Have Conflict of Interest?in business loans. Other partners in the Millennium Villages project include So
Does U.N. Anti-Poverty Cheerleader Have Conflict of Interest?
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
in business loans. Other partners in the Millennium Villages project include Soros’ Open Society Foundation, the U.N.’s World Food Program, the U.N. Population Fund, and UNAIDS — as well as the Earth Institute, described in a 2010 Villages... Read more
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iol.co.za
Breaking News | South Africa News | Sport | Business | Entertainmenthelp in disaster situations; they are also becoming integral to many humanitari
Breaking News | South Africa News | Sport | Business | Entertainment
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
help in disaster situations; they are also becoming integral to many humanitarian organizations' day-to-day business. The World Food Program, for example, now sends $1.2 billion a year in cash and food vouchers via text message, which makes... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How a bunch of tech geeks helped save Nepal's earthquake victimshelp in disaster situations; they are also becoming integral to many humanitari
How a bunch of tech geeks helped save Nepal's earthquake victims
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
help in disaster situations; they are also becoming integral to many humanitarian organizations' day-to-day business. The World Food Program, for example, now sends $1.2 billion a year in cash and food vouchers via text message, which makes... Read more
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Lake Placid News
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
Lake Placid News / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months' worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months' worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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Brandon Sun
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
Brandon Sun / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months' worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months' worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months' worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months' worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months' worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months' worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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Salon.com
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months’ worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deala further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments
German, EU leaders heading to Turkey to promote migrant deal
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
a further 3 billion euros could be provided in 2018. So far, the main payments in March have been 40 million euros to the World Food Program for six months' worth of meals in refugee camps, and 37 million euros to UNICEF to support school... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Outrage As Diasporans On the Food Aid Beneficiaries Listconstituency MP, Prosper Mutseyami, who blasted traditional leaders for politic
Outrage As Diasporans On the Food Aid Beneficiaries List
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
constituency MP, Prosper Mutseyami, who blasted traditional leaders for politicizing the food aid programme run by World Food Program (WFP) in conjunction with the Social Services department in his constituency. The revelation comes as the... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Outrage as Diasporans on food aid listconstituency MP, Prosper Mutseyami, who blasted traditional leaders for politic
Outrage as Diasporans on food aid list
New Zimbabwe / Posted 13 days ago
constituency MP, Prosper Mutseyami, who blasted traditional leaders for politicizing the food aid programme run by World Food Program (WFP) in conjunction with the Social Services department in his constituency. The revelation comes as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S Provides Additional Funds to Boost Drought Responsefor International Development (USAID) on Wednesday announced a US$20 million in
U.S Provides Additional Funds to Boost Drought Response
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
for International Development (USAID) on Wednesday announced a US$20 million in additional funding to the United Nations World Food Program (WFP). This contribution brings the total U.S. funding for drought relief since June 2015 to US$55... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Donated rice for Nepal earthquake victims to be sold, not distributedto purchase. "Significant pockets of food insecurity remain," said Pippa Bradf
Donated rice for Nepal earthquake victims to be sold, not distributed
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
to purchase. "Significant pockets of food insecurity remain," said Pippa Bradford, the Nepal country director for the World Food Program, which provided food assistance to two million people in the aftermath of the earthquake. "Those worst... Read more
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CBS News
Photo tribute to photographer killed in Libya 5 years agoDecember 2, 2006 in the tense Shulah neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq. Haitians r
Photo tribute to photographer killed in Libya 5 years ago
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
December 2, 2006 in the tense Shulah neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq. Haitians reach out for relief supplies from the World Food Program January 20, 2010 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. An Amish girl, Elizabeth Stoltzfus, watches her father Daniel... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Footage From Inside Besieged Syrian Community Shows Terrifying Reality For Thousands Of Civiliansfor aid groups. With extremely limited food available, some desperate families
Footage From Inside Besieged Syrian Community Shows Terrifying Reality For Thousands Of Civilians
The Huffington Post / Posted 14 days ago
for aid groups. With extremely limited food available, some desperate families have resorted to eating grass, the U.N.'s World Food Program reported. The conditions are so dire, dozens of children formed a giant SOS plea with their bodies in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WFP Turns Over Logistical Hub to RIA, LAAThe World Food Program (WFP) Monday turned over its large storage tents at the
WFP Turns Over Logistical Hub to RIA, LAA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The World Food Program (WFP) Monday turned over its large storage tents at the Roberts International Airport (RIA) Logistical Hub in Margibi County to the management of the airport. The ceremony was part of WFP's efforts to continue supporting... Read more
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DW
Ecuador earthquake: hundreds still unaccounted for |Nations said it was planning a "major airlift" while Oxfam was sending around 2
Ecuador earthquake: hundreds still unaccounted for |
DW / Posted 15 days ago
Nations said it was planning a "major airlift" while Oxfam was sending around 2 thousand kilos of emergency supplies. The World Food Program said Monday it had sent a convoy with enough food to feed 8,000 people for 15 days. Neighbor Peru sent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Funds for Food Aid Hard to Come By - Donorsthat has left up to 4 million people in need of assistance. In separate respon
Funds for Food Aid Hard to Come By - Donors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
that has left up to 4 million people in need of assistance. In separate responses to Xinhua early this week, the UN World Food Program (WFP) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said responses to their financial aid appeals had not... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Drought Relief: Donors say no funds yetthat has left up to 4 million people in need of assistance. In separate respon
Drought Relief: Donors say no funds yet
New Zimbabwe / Posted 16 days ago
that has left up to 4 million people in need of assistance. In separate responses to Xinhua early this week, the UN World Food Program (WFP) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said responses to their financial aid appeals had not... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Peanut donation upsets Haitian farmersa difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending s
Peanut donation upsets Haitian farmers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
a difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending schools," said Alejandro Chicheri, a U.N. World Food Program spokesman. The humanitarian program calls for packaged, dry-roasted peanuts from a vast U.S. stockpile to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
UN envoy says peace in Yemen has never been so closethe conflict has forced 2.8 million people from their homes and left 14.1 milli
UN envoy says peace in Yemen has never been so close
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
the conflict has forced 2.8 million people from their homes and left 14.1 million people without adequate health care. The World Food Program is providing food to about 3.5 million people every month, but many more need help, she said. Kang told... Read more
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Salon.com
UN envoy says peace in Yemen has never been so closethe conflict has forced 2.8 million people from their homes and left 14.1 milli
UN envoy says peace in Yemen has never been so close
Salon.com / Posted 19 days ago
the conflict has forced 2.8 million people from their homes and left 14.1 million people without adequate health care. The World Food Program is providing food to about 3.5 million people every month, but many more need help, she said. Kang told... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
U.S. farmers may do more harm than good with surplus peanut donation to Haiti — The Medina County Gazettea difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending s
U.S. farmers may do more harm than good with surplus peanut donation to Haiti — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
a difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending schools,” said Alejandro Chicheri, a U.N. World Food Program spokesman. The humanitarian program calls for packaged, dry-roasted peanuts from a vast U.S. stockpile to... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
U.S. farmers may do more harm than good with surplus peanut donation to Haitia difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending s
U.S. farmers may do more harm than good with surplus peanut donation to Haiti
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 20 days ago
a difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending schools,” said Alejandro Chicheri, a U.N. World Food Program spokesman. The humanitarian program calls for packaged, dry-roasted peanuts from a vast U.S. stockpile to... Read more
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CTV News
Donation of surplus U.S. peanuts dismays Haiti farmersa difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending s
Donation of surplus U.S. peanuts dismays Haiti farmers
CTV News / Posted 20 days ago
a difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending schools," said Alejandro Chicheri, a U.N. World Food Program spokesman. The humanitarian program calls for packaged, dry-roasted peanuts from a vast U.S. stockpile to... Read more
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ABC News
Donation of Surplus Peanuts From US Dismays Haiti Farmersa difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending s
Donation of Surplus Peanuts From US Dismays Haiti Farmers
ABC News / Posted 20 days ago
a difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending schools," said Alejandro Chicheri, a U.N. World Food Program spokesman. The humanitarian program calls for packaged, dry-roasted peanuts from a vast U.S. stockpile to... Read more
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Salon.com
Donation of surplus peanuts from US dismays Haiti farmersa difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending s
Donation of surplus peanuts from US dismays Haiti farmers
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
a difference in improving the diets of the most vulnerable children attending schools,” said Alejandro Chicheri, a U.N. World Food Program spokesman. The humanitarian program calls for packaged, dry-roasted peanuts from a vast U.S. stockpile to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Celebrity red carpet watchImages for CinemaCon) Photo: Todd Williamson WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 12: Model
Celebrity red carpet watch
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
Images for CinemaCon) Photo: Todd Williamson WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 12: Model Cameron Russell arrives at the World Food Program USA's Annual McGovern-Dole Leadership Award Ceremony at Organization of American States on April 12, 2016... Read more
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Denver Post
Michael Kors honored for his fashionable philanthropyOn Tuesday, he was honored in Washington with the McGovern-Dole Leadership awar
Michael Kors honored for his fashionable philanthropy
Denver Post / Posted 21 days ago
On Tuesday, he was honored in Washington with the McGovern-Dole Leadership award for his work with the United Nations' World Food Program. As one of its global ambassadors, he's helped to raise funds to deliver more than 10 million meals to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Olivia Wilde goes for rocker look in motorcycle jacket and flaresand wore trendy reflective aviators as she headed on her way. Olivia made a wh
Olivia Wilde goes for rocker look in motorcycle jacket and flares
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
and wore trendy reflective aviators as she headed on her way. Olivia made a whirlwind stop in New York after attending the World Food Program USA's Annual McGovern-Dole Leadership Award Ceremony in Washington, DC on Tuesday. Boho look: The... Read more
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The Hill
Michael Kors accepts leadership award from Bidenfashion icon Michael Kors with the McGovern-Dole Leadership Award in recognitio
Michael Kors accepts leadership award from Biden
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
fashion icon Michael Kors with the McGovern-Dole Leadership Award in recognition of his passionate partnership with the World Food Program and efforts to end global hunger. "When children go hungry anywhere, they're not somebody else's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Declares National Disaster Over Food CrisisIt will take a long time before the situations improves," said David Orr, south
Govt Declares National Disaster Over Food Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
It will take a long time before the situations improves," said David Orr, southern Africa spokesman for the United Nation's World Food Program (WFP). In February, WFP had warned that Malawi could face the worst food crisis in decades. At the time,... Read more
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DW
Malawi declares national disaster over food crisis |It will take a long time before the situations improves," said David Orr, south
Malawi declares national disaster over food crisis |
DW / Posted 22 days ago
It will take a long time before the situations improves," said David Orr, southern Africa spokesman for the United Nation's World Food Program (WFP). In February, WFP had warned that Malawi could face the worst food crisis in decades. At the time,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Olivia Wilde showcases her figure at World Food Program award ceremonyA feast for the eyes! Olivia Wilde showcases her figure in all black ensemble a
Olivia Wilde showcases her figure at World Food Program award ceremony
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
A feast for the eyes! Olivia Wilde showcases her figure in all black ensemble as she stars at World Food Program award ceremony It was an event celebrating the work of the UN World Food Program. So it was only appropriate Olivia Wilde was a feast... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jessica Hart oozes glamour in pink two-piece ensembleone of Australia's most stylish exports. And once again Jessica Hart was hard
Jessica Hart oozes glamour in pink two-piece ensemble
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
one of Australia's most stylish exports. And once again Jessica Hart was hard to miss as she attended the World Food Program USA's Annual McGovern-Dole Leadership Award Ceremony in Washington, DC on Tuesday night. Turning heads as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
OJ Maxwell - Saying No to NGOsOJ Maxwell is shocked how the intervention of NGOs and the World Food Program d
OJ Maxwell - Saying No to NGOs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
OJ Maxwell is shocked how the intervention of NGOs and the World Food Program during the war in Northern Uganda has led to laziness. In his song 'Jemi Ducu', he calls on people to fend for themselves. OJ Maxwell is an Acholi RnB singer from Gulu -... Read more
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