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Haiti

WFP responds to tremors caused by the security crisis in Haiti

After the earthquake which devastated the country in August, a longstanding problem persists Elise Gibergues-Newton The World Food Programme wasted no time in responding when, on 14 August, a 7.2...

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Nigeria

WFP Nigeria Situation Report #68, October 2021

In Numbers 8.7 million people affected (Humanitarian Response Plan 2021) 5 states affected (Borno, Adamawa and Yobe in the northeast, and Katsina and Zamfara in the northwest) 3 million people...

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Guinea

WFP Guinea Country Brief, October 2021

In Numbers 101 mt of food assistance distributed USD 1,470,229 cash-based transfers made USD 8.4 m six months (November 2021-April 2022) net funding requirements 13,815 people assisted in October...

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Myanmar

WFP Myanmar Situation Report #5 October — November 2021

Highlights • In 2021, WFP has so far supported 2.4 million people in Myanmar – more than double those reached in 2020. These include 1.6 million people in Yangon and Mandalay, as well as 42,200 newly...

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Afghanistan

WFP Afghanistan: Situation Report 2 December 2021

In Numbers 22.8 million people – half of the population -- will face acute food insecurity from November 20211 including 8.7 million at risk of famine-like conditions 3.2 million children and 700,000...

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Niger

WFP Niger Country Brief, October 2021

In Numbers 1,717 mt* of food distributed USD 1.6 m* of cash-based transfers made USD 70 m six months (November 2021 to April 2022) net funding requirements. 0.9 million* people assisted In October...

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Guinea

WFP Guinea Country Brief, July 2021

In Numbers 137.783 mt of food assistance distributed USD 345,542 cash-based transfers made USD 10.1 m six months (August 2021- January 2022) net funding requirements 101,220 people assisted in July...

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Afghanistan

WFP Afghanistan: Situation Report 24 November 2021

In Numbers 22.8 million people – half of the population -- will face acute food insecurity from November 20211 including 8.7 million at risk of famine-like conditions 3.2 million children and 700,000...

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Benin

Drones to transport maternal health medicines to rural Benin

COTONOU, Benin – When the COVID-19 pandemic arrived in Benin on 16 March 2020, authorities knew the virus posed a dire threat to other health priorities – especially maternal and newborn health. The...

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Burkina Faso + 1 more

WFP Burkina Faso Country Brief, October 2021

In Numbers 3,189 mt of food distributed USD 2.2 million of cash distributed USD 120 million six months (November 2021-April 2022) net funding requirements 620,908 people assisted in October 2021 ...

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Liberia

WFP Liberia Country Brief, October 2021

In Numbers 17 mt of food assistance distributed USD 6.5 m six months (November 2021 – April 2022) net funding requirements 635 people assisted in October 2021 Operational Updates In October, WFP and...

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