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News.com.au
Syrian relief food easier to deliverAs Islamic State militants lose territory in Syria, it's becoming easier for th
News.com.au / Posted 38 minutes ago
As Islamic State militants lose territory in Syria, it's becoming easier for the World Food Program to feed millions of displaced people. But the organisation is expected to run out of funding for its Syrian operation at the end of the year. "When... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Syrian relief food easier to deliverAs Islamic State militants lose territory in Syria, it's becoming easier for th
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 39 minutes ago
As Islamic State militants lose territory in Syria, it's becoming easier for the World Food Program to feed millions of displaced people. But the organisation is expected to run out of funding for its Syrian operation at the end of the year. "When... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Syrian relief food easier to deliverAs Islamic State militants lose territory in Syria, it's becoming easier for th
Adelaide Now / Posted 41 minutes ago
As Islamic State militants lose territory in Syria, it's becoming easier for the World Food Program to feed millions of displaced people. But the organisation is expected to run out of funding for its Syrian operation at the end of the year. "When... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Drought is Good for Businessa place on the waiting list. Unfortunately, there are "delays" at the moment d
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
a place on the waiting list. Unfortunately, there are "delays" at the moment due to high food prices, officials from the World Food Program told Deutsche Welle. As well, donations to combat the current drought crisis are lower than ever before.... Read more
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DW
Kenya: Drought is good for business |a place on the waiting list. Unfortunately, there are "delays" at the moment d
DW / Posted 19 hours ago
a place on the waiting list. Unfortunately, there are "delays" at the moment due to high food prices, officials from the World Food Program told Deutsche Welle. As well, donations to combat the current drought crisis are lower than ever before.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Policy Reforms Urgently Required for Increased Private Investment in Agriculture and Agribusiness in Africa, Says Blankeof Cote d'Ivoire, the Bank over the weekend joined other developing partners su
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of Cote d'Ivoire, the Bank over the weekend joined other developing partners such as the Food and Agriculture Organization, World Food Program, International Fund for Agricultural Development, International Organization for Migration, and others in... Read more
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Lake Placid News
US-backed forces celebrate fall of IS 'capital,' Raqqareported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely t
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
reported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely to be in camps for months or years. The World Food Program said it was ready to send teams as soon as the area was secure enough. Ahmed, the SDF official, said the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
backed forces celebrate fall of IS 'capital,' Raqqareported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely t
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
reported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely to be in camps for months or years. The World Food Program said it was ready to send teams as soon as the area was secure enough. Ahmed, the SDF official, said the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
backed forces celebrate fall of IS 'capital,' Raqqareported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely t
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
reported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely to be in camps for months or years. The World Food Program said it was ready to send teams as soon as the area was secure enough. Ahmed, the SDF official, said the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Syrian Kurdish commander says Raqqa freed of ISof the Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Islamic State militants as a "game- chan
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
of the Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Islamic State militants as a "game- changer" for humanitarian efforts in Syria. World Food Program Middle East Director Muhannad Hadi told The Associated Press in the Australian city of Canberra:... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
In Syrian city of Raqqa, IS loses hospital, another holdoutreported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely t
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
reported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely to be in camps for months or years. The World Food Program said it was ready to send teams as soon as the area was secure enough. Ahmed, the SDF official, said the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Syrian Kurdish commander says Raqqa freed of ISof the Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Islamic State militants as a "game- chan
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
of the Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Islamic State militants as a "game- changer" for humanitarian efforts in Syria. World Food Program Middle East Director Muhannad Hadi told The Associated Press in the Australian city of Canberra:... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
In Syrian city of Raqqa, IS loses hospital, another holdoutreported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely t
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
reported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely to be in camps for months or years. The World Food Program said it was ready to send teams as soon as the area was secure enough. Ahmed, the SDF official, said the... Read more
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NZCity
Rohingya crisis: 'Calculated' food shortages driving exodus from Myanmar, rights group saysKin Manu village in Buthidaung township said, according to the BHRN report. "B
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
Kin Manu village in Buthidaung township said, according to the BHRN report. "Before we received assistance from WFP [World Food Program] but now we receive from no organisation," said the un-named villager, according to BHRN. Northern... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Syrian Kurdish commander says Raqqa freed of ISof the Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Islamic State militants as a "game- chan
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
of the Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Islamic State militants as a "game- changer" for humanitarian efforts in Syria. World Food Program Middle East Director Muhannad Hadi told The Associated Press in the Australian city of Canberra:... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Syrian Kurdish commander says Raqqa freed of ISof the Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Islamic State militants as a "game- chan
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
of the Syrian stronghold of Raqqa from Islamic State militants as a "game- changer" for humanitarian efforts in Syria. World Food Program Middle East Director Muhannad Hadi told The Associated Press in the Australian city of Canberra:... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
In Syrian city of Raqqa, IS loses hospital, another holdoutreported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely t
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
reported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely to be in camps for months or years. The World Food Program said it was ready to send teams as soon as the area was secure enough. Ahmed, the SDF official, said the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
In Syrian city of Raqqa, IS loses hospital, another holdoutreported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely t
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
reported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely to be in camps for months or years. The World Food Program said it was ready to send teams as soon as the area was secure enough. Ahmed, the SDF official, said the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
US-backed forces celebrate fall of IS 'capital,' Raqqareported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely t
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
reported in and around Raqqa, most families have nowhere to go and are likely to be in camps for months or years. The World Food Program said it was ready to send teams as soon as the area was secure enough. Ahmed, the SDF official, said the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Calculated' food shortages starving Rohingya out of Myanmar, rights group saysKin Manu village in Buthidaung township said, according to the BHRN report. "B
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Kin Manu village in Buthidaung township said, according to the BHRN report. "Before we received assistance from WFP [World Food Program] but now we receive from no organisation," said the un-named villager, according to BHRN. Northern... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MOA, FAO to Celebrate World Food Day in Monroviathe Ministry of Agriculture (MOA), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the Ministry of Agriculture (MOA), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) and other strategic partners will on Monday, October 16, 2017 celebrate World Food Day in Monrovia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Starvation and Violencemight be Mongolian, but in the Bentiu refugee camp in southern Sudan, even todd
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
might be Mongolian, but in the Bentiu refugee camp in southern Sudan, even toddlers understand the name. It translates as "World Food Program." In the lives of the camp children, there are two things that go without saying: Food comes from the UN... Read more
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DW
South Sudan: Starvation and violence |might be Mongolian, but in the Bentiu refugee camp in southern Sudan, even todd
DW / Posted 2 days ago
might be Mongolian, but in the Bentiu refugee camp in southern Sudan, even toddlers understand the name. It translates as "World Food Program." In the lives of the camp children, there are two things that go without saying: Food comes from the UN... Read more
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News.com.au
Drought-hit Sri Lankans struggle for workwife earn cash doing whatever work they can find. The UN report also said hous
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
wife earn cash doing whatever work they can find. The UN report also said household debt was rising due to the drought. A World Food Program survey released in August said debts of surveyed families had risen 50 per cent in the last... Read more
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Weekly Times
Drought-hit Sri Lankans struggle for workwife earn cash doing whatever work they can find. The UN report also said hous
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
wife earn cash doing whatever work they can find. The UN report also said household debt was rising due to the drought. A World Food Program survey released in August said debts of surveyed families had risen 50 per cent in the last... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Drought-hit Sri Lankans struggle for workwife earn cash doing whatever work they can find. The UN report also said hous
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
wife earn cash doing whatever work they can find. The UN report also said household debt was rising due to the drought. A World Food Program survey released in August said debts of surveyed families had risen 50 per cent in the last... Read more
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Mashable
Fight hunger while you play mobile games this weekwhich raises awareness every Oct. 16 about global hunger and the fight to end i
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
which raises awareness every Oct. 16 about global hunger and the fight to end it, Google Play is joining forces with the World Food Programme (WFP), the food assistance branch of the United Nations. Through Google Play's first-ever "charity... Read more
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The Hill
45 countries are facing famine — We can do more to helpmeals a "silent guest" was given a place at the table leading to donations of f
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
meals a "silent guest" was given a place at the table leading to donations of food packages to the hungry overseas. The World Food Program USA and Kindworks, D.C. area charities, are bringing back the Silent Guest fundraiser for this year... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Broken State Leads to Hungera small market on the Via Roma in Mogadishu, for example, a 50 kilogram sack of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
a small market on the Via Roma in Mogadishu, for example, a 50 kilogram sack of rice intended as food aid from the World Food Program is on sale for $23 (19.50 euros). Buying in bulk earns a discount. Michael Keating, the United Nations... Read more
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DW
Somalia: A broken state leads to hunger |At a small market on the Via Roma in Mogadishu, for example, a 50 kilogram sack
DW / Posted 3 days ago
At a small market on the Via Roma in Mogadishu, for example, a 50 kilogram sack of rice intended as food aid from the World Food Program is on sale for $23 (19.50 euros). Buying in bulk earns a discount. International aid can be bought at the... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Drew Glover: United Nations Day brings refugee crisis awarenessthe policy intervention failures, it often fails to cover the U.N.’s powerful l
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the policy intervention failures, it often fails to cover the U.N.’s powerful lifesaving work with its agencies like the World Food Program, the U.N. Peacekeeping forces, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the many other... Read more
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CBC.ca
China and U.S. 'neck and neck' in foreign assistance spendingpressure to increase its contributions on the humanitarian front. For example,
CBC.ca / Posted 8 days ago
pressure to increase its contributions on the humanitarian front. For example, it only recently started contributing to the World Food Program, according to Mathieu Duchatel, senior policy fellow and deputy director of the Asia and China program at... Read more
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Fortune
Zuckerberg Apologizes After Puerto Rico Virtual Reality 'Tour'plaudits for its donations to the recovery efforts. The company gave $1.5 milli
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
plaudits for its donations to the recovery efforts. The company gave $1.5 million to support relief work being done by the World Food Program and Net Hope, a consortium representing dozens of nonprofits and tech companies. Facebook also sent a... Read more
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Fortune
Facebook Chief Mark Zuckerberg Shows How Not to Promote a ProductRico. The company is donating $1.5 million to recovery efforts in Puerto Rico,
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
Rico. The company is donating $1.5 million to recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, with the money to be split between the World Food Program and Net Hope, a consortium representing dozens of nonprofits and tech companies. Facebook also sent a... Read more
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Fortune
A Cartoonish Mark Zuckerberg Visits Puerto Rico's Hurricane Damage in Virtual Realitysaid. Zuckerberg also discussed Facebook’s $1.5 million donation to organizati
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
said. Zuckerberg also discussed Facebook’s $1.5 million donation to organizations doing hurricane relief like the World Food Program as well as it sending a “connectivity team” to the island to help restore telecommunication services. He... Read more
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Mashable
Mark Zuckerberg took his VR avatar to Puerto Rico, and it was just so awkwardeven three weeks after Hurricane Maria made landfall. Facebook has donated $1.
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
even three weeks after Hurricane Maria made landfall. Facebook has donated $1.5 million for Puerto Rico relief through World Food Program and Net Hope. The company has also sent employees to help with Puerto Rico's connectivity issues and has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
India and EU to Enhance Maritime Security Off Somalia CoastSomalia, as a successful example of naval cooperation. The EU looks forward to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Somalia, as a successful example of naval cooperation. The EU looks forward to India's possible participation in escorting World Food Program vessels in the near future. They also underlined the importance of freedom of navigation, overflight and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Yolanda funds to go to Marawi City — ARMMof Social Welfare and Development],” Hataman said. He said that the local gove
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 days ago
of Social Welfare and Development],” Hataman said. He said that the local government is in close coordination with the World Food Program and the International Committee of the Red Cross, and that they have discussed with the Lanao del Sur... Read more
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New Kerala
Joint Statement during 14th India-EU Summit - newkerala news #278272Somalia, as a successful example of naval cooperation. The EU looks forward to
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Somalia, as a successful example of naval cooperation. The EU looks forward to India's possible participation in escorting World Food Program vessels in the near future. They also underlined the importance of freedom of navigation, overflight and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Karamoja Facing Food Shortageof Climate Change on Food Security and Livelihoods in Karamoja, conducted by Ug
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
of Climate Change on Food Security and Livelihoods in Karamoja, conducted by Uganda's Water and Environment Ministry, World Food Program and Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research, has found that temperatures in Karamoja... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Boris Johnson: UK Investors Ready To Turn Libya Into Dubai After "They Clear The Dead Bodies Away"in the midst of a humanitarian catastrophe. In an updated situation report on L
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
in the midst of a humanitarian catastrophe. In an updated situation report on Libya issued last summer, the United Nation's World Food Program (WFP) published some shocking numbers on Libya's post NATO intervention chaos: Civilians in Libya... Read more
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WA Today
'The violence must stop': Diplomats see only devastation in Rohingya villagesin Rakhine. Many of the Rohingya in the Bangladesh camps have no identification
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
in Rakhine. Many of the Rohingya in the Bangladesh camps have no identification papers. Karim Elguindi of the UN World Food Program who is in charge of delivering food to the camps, described the situation in them as distressing and... Read more
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The Age
'The violence must stop': Diplomats see only devastation in Rohingya villagesin Rakhine. Many of the Rohingya in the Bangladesh camps have no identification
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
in Rakhine. Many of the Rohingya in the Bangladesh camps have no identification papers. Karim Elguindi of the UN World Food Program who is in charge of delivering food to the camps, described the situation in them as distressing and... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'The violence must stop': Diplomats see only devastation in Rohingya villagesin Rakhine. Many of the Rohingya in the Bangladesh camps have no identification
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
in Rakhine. Many of the Rohingya in the Bangladesh camps have no identification papers. Karim Elguindi of the UN World Food Program who is in charge of delivering food to the camps, described the situation in them as distressing and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Humanitarian Operations for Refugees Strapped for Cashidentified survivors of sexual and gender-based violence are receiving the phys
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
identified survivors of sexual and gender-based violence are receiving the physical and psychological care they need. The World Food Program, which also is suffering from underfunding, has been forced to cut monthly food rations to 60 percent in... Read more
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Reuters
World Food Program seeks 75 million dollars for Rohingya crisisCOX‘S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - The World Food Program (WFP) appealed on Su
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
COX‘S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - The World Food Program (WFP) appealed on Sunday for 75 million dollars in emergency aid over the next six months to help alleviate the suffering of Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar. Since August 25th,... Read more
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Gulf News
Myanmar refugee exodus tops 500,000 as more Rohingya fleesaid, turning away, overcome with emotion. “Bangladesh is not rich, but we have
Gulf News / Posted 19 days ago
said, turning away, overcome with emotion. “Bangladesh is not rich, but we have to help.”Karim Elguindi, who heads the UN World Food Program office in Cox’s Bazar, described the scene Friday as “distressing.”“There’s more and more people coming... Read more
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The Economic Times
Asia's largest refugee crisis: Myanmar tops as 500,000 Rohingya fleeturning away, overcome with emotion. "Bangladesh is not rich, but we have to he
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
turning away, overcome with emotion. "Bangladesh is not rich, but we have to help." Karim Elguindi, who heads the U.N. World Food Program office in Cox's Bazar, described the scene Friday as "distressing." "There's more and more people coming... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Myanmar refugee exodus tops 500,000 as more Rohingya fleeturning away, overcome with emotion. "Bangladesh is not rich, but we have to he
The Register Citizen / Posted 19 days ago
turning away, overcome with emotion. "Bangladesh is not rich, but we have to help." Karim Elguindi, who heads the U.N. World Food Program office in Cox's Bazar, described the scene Friday as "distressing." "There's more and more people coming... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Myanmar refugee exodus tops 500,000 as more Rohingya fleeturning away, overcome with emotion. “Bangladesh is not rich, but we have to he
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
turning away, overcome with emotion. “Bangladesh is not rich, but we have to help.” Karim Elguindi, who heads the U.N. World Food Program office in Cox’s Bazar, described the scene Friday as “distressing.” “There’s more and more people coming... Read more
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