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World Food Programme

Laureate of the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿ› The United Nations World Food Programme is the world's largest humanitarian agency working towards #ZeroHunger.

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Joined on 31 March, 2009

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In #Zimbabwe urban areas, #COVID19 & lockdown are putting jobs & lives on the line.

WFP provides much-needed food assistance via cash transfers ๐Ÿ’ต to the most vulnerable urban populations.

Watch the video below to see how @WFP is helping families like Analise's ๐Ÿ‘‡

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Help @ShareTheMealorg raise 1 million meals to support families in the Democratic Republic of Congo! ๐Ÿ’›

Food supplies, cash transfers and cooking sessions are helping families get the nutrition they need. ๐Ÿ‘‡

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๐Ÿฅฌ๐Ÿ’šNutritious and safe food is as important as the air we breathe and the water we drink.

Today follow the hashtag ๐Ÿ‘‰ #UNFSS2021 or checkout @foodsystems to learn more about how protecting land health helps support global food security.

๐Ÿ“ธ@IFAD / R. Ramasomana

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Replying to @WFPChief: #YemenCrisis: 9M people in #Yemen receive only half rations now. But on February 1st, because of the lack of funds, @WFP willโ€ฆ

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Since Rashid recieved his new bee hives from @WFP_Africa his life has been sweeter. ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฟโ€๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿฏ

WFP is distributing over 1700 hives in ๐Ÿ“ #Kenya to help:
๐ŸStrengthen smallholder businesses
๐ŸDiversify incomes
๐ŸAddress nutritional needs
๐ŸCushion livehoods against climate shocks

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In #Madagascar, WFP supports the treatment of Moderate Acute #Malnutrition for 43,000 children under five years of age in 4 districts among the most affected through:

๐Ÿฅœ supplementary feeding
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿซnutrition counselling
๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿณcooking demonstrations for caretakers

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#YemenCrisis: 9M people in #Yemen receive only half rations now. But on February 1st, because of the lack of funds, @WFP will be forced to cut rations to 25%.

We must come together to help this shattered nation rebuild itselfโ€”and that starts with averting a catastrophic famine.

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Replying to @WFP_Media: ๐Ÿ“ฐ"WFP has moved from delivering almost zero food assistance in cash in the early 2000s to a point where close to 40% of itsโ€ฆ

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"It could not be more simple: increased cash payments will empower families struggling to feed their children, and restore their dignity, something that everyone deserves." ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿณ @ArthurPottsD

Food for thought in this @guardian opinion piece from one of our chef advocates ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘‡

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Some positive news from #Burundi, where preliminary results of the November 2020 SMART nutritional survey revealed that chronic malnutrition has decreased by 4%.

WFP remains committed to working with partners and the government to end malnutrition and stunting. #ZeroHunger ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿฅ˜

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This week we honor the life, courage and vision of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

What positive action will you take today? ๐ŸคŽ๐Ÿ•Š๏ธ #MLKDay2021

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๐Ÿ“ฐ"WFP has moved from delivering almost zero food assistance in cash in the early 2000s to a point where close to 40% of its aid is distributed as cash or vouchers"

@ArthurPottsD via @guardian ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿฟ

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Watch WFP Goodwill Ambassador Kate Hudson's conversation with WFP's @AbeerEtefa.

๐ŸŽฅ๐Ÿ“บ Full conversation:

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Elaf talks about her life caught up in the #YemenCrisis.

@WFPYemen is helping her family keep food on the table.

But only peace can give Elaf a chance to the future that she deserves. ๐Ÿ•Š๏ธ #FeedingPeace

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Together, @WFPDRC and @FAODRCongo are building resilience in Congo #DRC thanks to funding from Germany๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช.

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŒพ Supporting 300,000 smallholder farmers
๐Ÿ› ๏ธWrench providing technical & legal assistance to farmer cooperatives
๐Ÿ“’ training 5,000 women in literacy & business skills

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This is a farmer's market in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, where local farmers sell fresh produce to #Rohingya refugees. ๐Ÿฅ’๐Ÿฅฌ๐Ÿ

The customers live in the biggest refugee camp in the world.

๐Ÿ“ฝ๏ธPoppy Barua has a stall here. Watch her full story:

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#Madagascar has the 2nd highest rate of child malnutrition in the east-southern Africa region. In the most badly affected areas, 10% of children are acutely malnourished๐Ÿง’๐Ÿง’

The crisis is happening NOW. Every donation counts ๐Ÿ‘‰

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Blue & Purple๐Ÿ‡๐Ÿ†
Green๐Ÿฅฆ๐Ÿฅฌ๐Ÿฅ๐Ÿฅ’๐Ÿ
Red๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ‰๐Ÿ…๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ“๐ŸŒถ๏ธ
Orange & yellow ๐ŸŠ๐Ÿฅ•๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‹๐ŸŒฝ๐Ÿฅญ๐Ÿ 

Colourful fruits and vegetables are rich in vitamins and antioxidants that help the body work well. A colourful plate can protect you from getting sick and help you fight off illness. #HelathyAtHome

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"It could not be more simple: increased cash payments will empower families struggling to feed their children, and restore their dignity, something that everyone deserves."

Food for thought in this great @guardian opinion piece from WFP Chef Advocate @ArthurPottsD. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘‡

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The FTO designation will rachet up the humanitarian crisis in #Yemen to a terrifying level. It will mean: No food. No medicines. No fuel. No end in sight.

Make no mistake, history will judge us harshly if we allow these innocent children to die on our watch.

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#COVID19 showed us that we are all connected.

In this episode of @bbcfoodprog, @mfjhollingworth talks about WFP's life-saving work in conflict areas & the shared responsibility to eliminate world hunger.

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Full episode:

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