"With this award, we wish to turn the world's eyes to the millions of people who face hunger and food poverty," Berit Reiss-Andersen, chair of the committee, announced in Oslo.
Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al Mashat, visits today a number of development programmes in partnership with USAID and WFP supporting farmers, women and youth in Luxor.
"The window of opportunity to surge medical and humanitarian equipment into Africa to curb the pandemic is closing fast," said Amer Daoudi, WFP’s COVID-19 Response Director.
On the sidelines of Davos 2020, Minister of International Cooperation Rania al-Mashat held meetings with heads of UN organizations to discuss plans.
The executive board has adopted a number of important policies and programs to strengthen the work of the World Food Program in the coming period.
Dorian was a Category 5 hurricane - the highest on the five-level wind scale - when it hit the northern Bahamas, leaving a trail of destruction and killing at least 20 people.
Yemeni rebels blocked the UN from accessing vital food aid near the flashpoint port city of Hodeidah, a pro-government source said Tuesday.
UN envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths announced Friday that formal invitations were sent to the Yemeni government and Houthi rebels for talks on Sept. 6 in Geneva.
Yemeni Minister of Local Administration Abdel-Raqeeb Fateh has accused Houthi militants of storming a World Food Program (WFP) warehouse in Hodeidah.
Egyptian Ambassador to Italy and Permanent Representative to UN Organizations in Rome Hisham Badr said the UN World Food Program (WFP) supports Egypt's 2018-2023 plan for food security with 454 million dollars.
Head of the Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC) Hossam Elgamal received a World Food Programme (WFP) delegation
Luxor Governor Mohammed Badr on Saturday discussed with World Food program (WFP) Egypt Country Director Menghestab Haile means of developing WFP projects in Luxor.
Khaled al Jarallah discussed on Tuesday with Director of (WFP) Office in GCC Countries Abdallah al Wardat horizons of cooperation between Kuwait and WFP.
Egypt's appreciation for the positive role of the World Food Programme (WFP) in providing aid to Egyptians returning from Libya.
Aggregated location information users share with Facebook can help humanitarian organizations assess mass people movement .
A member of the Egyptian parliament has accused the government of wasting nearly one billion EGP on a school nutrition project that ended up poisoning hundreds of students due to “spoiled meals.”