WFP Paraguay Country Brief, February 2017



  • The current operations in Paraguay are set to end by April 2017.

  • The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) committee has approved the reprogramming of the project and extended it until July 2018

Operational Updates

  • WFP is leading the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) project baseline together with the Government and the World Health Organization – Pan American Health Organization in five municipalities of three departments of the country (Caaguazu, Caazapa y Presidente Hayes)

  • WFP has carried out a simulation exercise jointly with the National Emergency Secretariat and the Paraguayan Army, with the goal of observing and improving the civil-military coordination mechanisms in emergency response.