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Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global...

MBRGI partners with WFP for 100 Million...

Bangladesh

Thu, May 20 2021

Thousands of Rohingyas in Bangladesh and Palestinians will get direct food support under this...

270m people face starvation, says WFP...

270m people face starvation, says WFP...

World

Thu, Dec 10 2020

They are expected to travel to Oslo at a later stage to deliver the traditional Nobel lecture

UN warns 2021 shaping up to be a humanitarian...

UN warns 2021 shaping up to be a humanitarian...

World

Sat, Dec 5 2020

For a dozen countries, famine is 'knocking on the door'

UN: Hunger surges to record levels in...

UN: Hunger surges to record levels in...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 4 2020

The UN warned in July that nearly one in nine people in the world are going hungry

WFP reopens farmers’ markets in Rohingya...

WFP reopens farmers’ markets in Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Oct 28 2020

The fresh food corners have benefitted both the refugees and their host community

Japan to provide $5m for Rohingyas,...

Japan pledges $5m for Rohingyas,...

Bangladesh

Wed, Oct 21 2020

The contribution will support 2,400 Bangladeshi local farmers in Cox’s Bazar district who will...

Ending hunger with dignity

Ending hunger with dignity

D2

Mon, Oct 12 2020

The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) has been working in Bangladesh right from the start

Foxtrot, the wonder dog

Foxtrot, the wonder dog

D2

Mon, Oct 12 2020

Lost puppy becomes humanitarian mascot at WFP, Cox’s Bazar

WFP chief seeks million from donors,...

WFP chief seeks million from donors,...

World

Sat, Oct 10 2020

While the food crisis is mainly the result of conflict, Beasley said in April that he raised the prospect...

Infographic: Nobel Prize Peace winner...

Infographic: Nobel Prize Peace winner...

World

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The World Food Programme has won the Nobel Peace Prize 'for its efforts to combat hunger, for its...

Yemen rebels slam WFP after Nobel Peace...

Yemen rebels slam WFP after Nobel Peace...

World

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The WFP has said it urgently needs over $500 million 'to ensure uninterrupted food assistance until...

WFP wins 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

WFP wins 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

World

Fri, Oct 9 2020

The United Nations food agency, the World Food Programme (WFP), won the Nobel Peace Prize on...

WFP to provide food assistance for 10,000...

WFP to provide food assistance for 10,000...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 8 2020

The 10-month-long program is designed as a pilot program, to create a model that the government could...

WFP provides assistance to communities...

WFP provides assistance to communities...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 2 2020

During the monsoon season last year, WFP provided cash assistance through its Forecast-based Financing...

WFP, Australia help Bangladesh with...

WFP, Australia help Bangladesh with...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jun 29 2020

In addition to providing food assistance to vulnerable families, WFP is providing the government of Bangladesh...

Tamim named WFP goodwill

Tamim named WFP goodwill

Cricket

Mon, Jun 1 2020

While working as the National Goodwill Ambassador Tamim will have the opportunity to see first-hand,...

Coronavirus: WFP launches project to...

Coronavirus: WFP launches project to...

Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 30 2020

Previous vehicle tracking processes created long waiting times, leaving less time to deliver the humanitarian...

IOM, UNHCR, WFP launch disaster risk...

IOM, UNHCR, WFP launch disaster risk...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 1 2019

Cox's Bazar is one of the most disaster-prone districts of Bangladesh

New EU funding assists WFP to provide...

New EU funding assists WFP to provide...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Sep 13 2019

80% of nearly 1 million refugees depend entirely on WFP’s food assistance

WFP: New EU fund to help ensure food...

WFP: New EU fund to help ensure food...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Sep 12 2019

'Through our collective efforts, we have saved many lives since the Rohingya crisis began over two...

Poets in Bangladesh celebrate World...

Poets in Bangladesh celebrate World...

Showtime

Mon, Jun 24 2019

Festival, promoting the cause of peace, celebrated in 160 countries