World Food Programme
The United Nations food relief agency today announced it has launched a new emergency operation for the next nine months which aims to assist some 1.2 million people in the Democratic Republic of the...
15 Apr 2009
Loading cargo on a ship in Cotonou, Benin: There are fears that Northern protectionism may further...
15 Apr 2009
Collecting food rations from a UN warehouse in Zimbabwe: Another year of serious food insecurity...
15 Oct 2008
Thanks to low-priced fertilizer and other farming inputs provided by the government,Malawi’s maize...
15 Jul 2008
An Ethiopian child with a nutrient-rich drink provided by relief agencies.Photograph: Panos / Sven...
15 Apr 2008
One of more than 350,000 Kenyans displaced by the fighting that erupted after a disputed election...
15 Jan 2007
School feeding programmes help keep children in school and create markets for poor food farmers....
15 Oct 2006
African Union soldiers in Darfur: The African peacekeeping mission is too small to halt the...
15 Jan 2006
UN, relief groups seek to bolster and speed up food delivery
15 Apr 2005
Donor momentum builds for greater aid to the continent