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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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For almost 18 months WFP has been providing life-saving support to #Rohingya refugees, who still face a life of uncertainty in the largest refugee camp in the world 🌎

Today, we're providing food assistance to 95% of all refugees, with a focus on mothers & children 👩‍👧‍👦
📸 Oudomxay Province, Laos.
Monday is back to school day! In Laos, we're helping to establish school gardens to produce the ingredients used for school meals. 🍲🎓📚
Many people have been living in Otash camp, #Sudan for over a decade, while others arrived last year to escape fighting. Here's what WFP does to support them:
💳 Cash assistance
🌽 Food assistance
🌾 Specialized nutrition for women & children
How much would you expect to pay for the most basic plate of food?

Food comes at a cost, but the price is not the same for everyone. WFP research shows the true cost of a plate of food around the world 🍽🔀
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Crop diversification is 🗝 in achieving #ZeroHunger. In #Malawi smallholder farmers receive pigeon peas seeds, a greatly nutritious pulse variety which also improves soil fertility. 🌾
Cox's Bazar in #Bangladesh is the largest & most densely populated refugee camp in the 🌏, hosting more than 900,000 #Rohingya refugees. We provide food assistance to more than 95% of these refugees each month, who depend on this food to survive.
Mapping 800,000 square metres in about 30 minutes – we use #WFPdrones in Bolivia's early warning systems and help safeguard the livelihoods of remote rural communities. Here's how 👇👇
In 2018 WFP put a record-high US$ 1.7 billion in the hands of vulnerable people across 62 countries, empowering them to meet their needs in local markets and giving them back the ability to decide about their lives. 💪
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#DidYouKnow that over 1/3 of all food produced globally goes to waste?

Reducing food-waste is easy:
🛍 shop smarter
🍏 improve food storage
🥡 use left-overs
At the @WFPInnovation Accelerator, teams have grouped, ideas have formed, and pitches are being delivered! Join us live NOW to hear their bold ideas on how to end hunger! 📢


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

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. 💪
“I know the world has forgotten us, we’re too much of a burden” – Fatmeh, #Syrian refugee
Stop Hunger. Start Peace. Donate today to make a difference: #PeaceDay #ZeroHunger
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Today is #PeaceDay. Join us to help end hunger & stand for peace. Retweet & donate:
The Central African Republic is on the brink of catastrophe. Share this image to get the word out #CARCrisis
#Fact: Three-quarters of the world's #hungry live in rural areas, mainly in Asia & Africa
It's #WorldChildrensDay! We believe that every child has a right to
🥘 Food
📚 Education
🏠 Shelter
👩‍⚕️ Health
💙 Love
Join us in our pledge for #ZeroHunger from the very beginning of life!
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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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