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20 Sep 2018 description

In Numbers

703.9 mt of food assistance distributed

1,386,033 USD cash based transfers made

41.9 m six months (August 2018-January 2019) net funding requirements

156,302 people assisted in August 2018

Operational Updates

19 Sep 2018 description

In Numbers

US$ 534,947 cash-based transfers made

US$ 0.62 m six months (August 2018 - January 2019) net funding requirements

27,673 people assisted in August 2018

Operational Updates

24 Aug 2018 description

In Numbers

US$ 437,268.54 m cash-based transfers made

US$ 0.62 m six months (August-January 2019) net funding requirements

19,735 people assisted in July 2018

Operational Updates

• WFP held a high-level meeting with the new Vice Minister of Human Mobility, Ambassador Santiago Chávez. The meeting was held to discuss the current challenges in providing assistance to vulnerable people on the move and reiterate WFP's commitment to support government priorities.

24 Aug 2018 description

In Numbers

334 mt of food assistance distributed

1,081,484 cash based transfers made

USD 42 m six months (August 2018-January 2019) net funding requirements, representing 27% of total

141,533 people assisted in July 2018

Operational Updates

22 Aug 2018 description

Executive summary

This report provides United Nations Security Council (UNSC) members with an overview of the numbers of people in acute need of emergency food, nutrition and livelihood assistance in 22 countries/territories affected by conflict. It analyses the factors driving food insecurity and examines if those factors are a consequence of conflict and/or if they are driving further tension.

24 Jul 2018 description
infographic World Food Programme

See at a glance how the United Nations Humanitarian Response Depot supported its partners' response to global humanitarian crises in this overview of major shipments and events from January through June 2018.

26 Apr 2018 description

CIUDAD DE PANAMÁ - El Programa Mundial de Alimentos de las Naciones Unidas (WFP) ha pedido fondos para apoyar el despliegue de un plan de US$46 millones para brindar asistencia alimentaria de emergencia a 350.000 migrantes empobrecidos, quienes han cruzado la frontera de Venezuela a Colombia.

26 Apr 2018 description

PANAMA CITY – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has called for funding to support the roll-out of a US$46 million plan to deliver emergency food assistance to 350,000 impoverished migrants, who have crossed the border from Venezuela into Colombia.

20 Apr 2018 description

BOGOTÁ –El Programa Mundial de Alimentos (WFP) de las Naciones Unidas y Save the Children Colombia realizaron hoy la firma de un Memorando de Entendimiento que les permitirá realizar acciones conjuntas y complementarias destinadas a promover la seguridad alimentaria y nutricional de familias y población en situación de vulnerabilidad en la zona de Frontera con Venezuela, con especial énfasis en mujeres gestantes y lactantes, niños y población indígena.

31 Jan 2018 description

Highlights

  • For the socio-economic vulnerability assessment of the Venezuelan population in Ecuador, WFP has been collecting data in the Provinces of Azuay, Guayas, Imbabura, Manabí and Pichincha.

  • A participant of the emergency transfer programme (Bono AAA) and the human development transfer programme, took part in an interview panel in the Shock-Responsive Social Protection Regional Seminar for Latin America and the Caribbean, in Lima, Peru.

Operational Updates

05 Sep 2017 description

Highlights

  • The WFP Project “Enhancing Resilience to the Adverse Effects of Climate Change – FORECCSA” received an award for the achievements reached in the Nabón Canton in the Province of Azuay.

  • The number of vulnerable Venezuelans crossing the northern border of Ecuador is increasing: many of them are in need of food assistance.

Operational Updates

04 Aug 2017 description

This bulletin examines trends in staple food and fuel prices, the cost of the basic food basket and consumer price indices for 69 countries in the second quarter of 2017 (April to June). The maps on pages 6–7 provide impact analysis dis-aggregated to sub-national level.

Global Highlights

12 Jul 2017 description

Este documento es preparado por UMAIC con información de la Defensoría del Pueblo Regional Norte de Santander, Corporación Scalabrini, NRC, SJR, OCHA, ACNUR, OIM, PMA, y Pastoral Social de Abril - junio 2017.

  • Se han identificado cerca de 68 asentamientos humanos históricos en Norte de Santander donde ha llegado población migrante proveniente de Venezuela.

  • Se presentan vacíos en el conocimiento de la ley 1565 de 2012 (Retorno Positivo) para el goce efectivo de derechos de población colombiana retornada.