FRANCE 24: #THE 51% As a weekend-long conference of the United Nations draws to a close, a partnership within the World Food Programme (WFP) has emerged. In attempting to deal with meeting the nutritional needs of vulnerable persons during … Continue reading Food for Thought: The WFP addresses gender and food politics
DAILY NEWS EGYPT: After a long collaboration between two-thirds of the delegation in the World Food Programme (WFP), the initiative to use drones for the distribution of food has been dropped. The debate over drone usage acted as a difficult … Continue reading Droning on and on…
BBC: A recent committee session of the World Food Programme (WFP) saw the introduction of a contemporary solution to an age old problem: the use of drones to deliver food aid to inaccessible crisis-stricken areas. But the idea, nice as … Continue reading Drone food delivery doesn’t fly in World Food Programme
DER SPIEGEL: South Africa aims to reduce malnutrition in Africa, but for how long can they continue to help other countries without addressing their problems? South Africa, probably the most developed country in Africa, has decided to help the rest … Continue reading South Africa: The Messiah of other African countries?
BBC: The World Food Programme (WFP) is discussing the increased deployment of Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Foods (RUTF). Documents obtained by the BBC, however, include little mention of ethical or sustainable sourcing methods. The World Food Programme, in an attempt to address … Continue reading World Food Programme explores treatment for malnourished populations
RUSSIA TODAY: Russia conducts a grand symphony of cooperation “Yield more while utilizing less” has become the oft repeated call from delegates in the World Food Programme (WFP) discussing the topic of “Meeting the Nutritional Needs of Vulnerable People … Continue reading Russia sets groundwork to overcome political challenges in WFP
DAILY NEWS EGYPT: The impact of global climate change on states’ abilities to meet the nutritional needs of the world’s most vulnerable citizens is a primary concern for many delegates of the World Food Programme (WFP). Figures provided to the … Continue reading As the planet gets warmer, its people get hungrier