World Food Programme

World Food Programme


Fighting hunger worldwide. The United Nations World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency on the front lines against hunger.

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"I encourage every woman not to be afraid of society. Women must break barriers." #WednesdayWisdom  Awatef, from #Syria , has been living in Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp for 8 years. She supports her family working at a healthy kitchen that prepares @WFP_Jordan 's school meals.

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#Yemen is the world's worst humanitarian crisis. Now #COVID19  threatens to make it worse. @WfpYemen  remains on the frontline of the response, delivering food to most vulnerable families. #YemenCrisisCrisis 

Visit this #COVID19-adapted  cash distribution in Grande Rivière, #Haiti . Thanks to @eu_echo 🇪🇺, @WFP_Haiti  is distributing cash💵to thousands of families affected by rising prices📈 and lockdown measures🔒, giving them the freedom to buy their preferred foods at local markets.

⚠️ #COVID19  is making the poor poorer and the hungry hungrier. ⚠️ Until the day we have a medical vaccine, food is the last line of defence against chaos. WFP is getting ready to assist the largest number of hungry people in its history:

Happy Birthday, @UN_Women  🎂🎈Thank you for your hard work fighting for the rights of women & girls all over the world for 10 years! WFP is proud to celebrate this milestone with you and we reaffirm our commitment to making gender equality a reality. #GenerationEquality 

WFP is opening a 🆕 logistics corridor this week, bringing food and supplies into the Central African Republic via logistics services of @PamCongo . From Pointe-Noire harbour ➡️ Brazzaville via trucks 🚛, and from Brazzaville ➡️ Bangui on the Congo river for 12 - 15 days. 🚢

In 2019 @WFPLogistics  enabled WFP to deliver assistance to close to 100 million people. Read their annual report to find out more about the backbone of WFP’s assistance, delivering hope and leading the fight against hunger.👇 🆕Annual Report:

Lunch is almost ready!🍲 In #Malawi , fuel-efficient cooking stoves are helping communities conserve forests and reduce time spent collecting firewood. 🪵🔥

How much do you know about the #YemenCrisis ? Read. Learn. Share. Help. 🔗💙

Doaa's family was displaced by war. She was born in a camp. Today she is malnourished. Over 2 million children in #Yemen  are acutely malnourished. This figure has increased through 5 years of war. Now #Coronavirus  threatens to make it worse. #YemenCrisisCrisis 

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The Central African Republic is on the brink of catastrophe. Share this image to get the word out #CARCrisis 

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For you it’s $1, for them it’s a lifeline – donate now & help @WFP  feed 1.7M #Syrians 

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“I know the world has forgotten us, we’re too much of a burden” – Fatmeh, #Syrian  refugee

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Stop Hunger. Start Peace. Donate today to make a difference: #PeaceDay  #ZeroHunger 

ReduceReuseRecycle The world generates 3.5 million tons of plastic and other solid waste a day, only about 20% is being recycled. Together with partners, we develop solutions that reduce the environmental impact of our packaging. ?

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Today is #PeaceDay . Join us to help end hunger & stand for peace. Retweet & donate:

Here, in a nutshell, is what you need to know about the situation we're facing in Philippines after Typhoon #Haiyan :

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Think about what you ate today ???? Where did your food come from? This #WorldFoodDay , we challenge you to think about the #FoodJourney  that brings food to your plate day after day & do your part to #StopTheWaste 

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