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World Must Act Now To Save Lives in Somalia, U.N. Agencies Warn

By   /  February 18, 2017  /  24-7, Americas, Asia Pacific Region, English, Europe, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on World Must Act Now To Save Lives in Somalia, U.N. Agencies Warn

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: World Must Act Now To Save Lives in Somalia, U.N. Agencies Warn MOGADISHU – As a devastating drought grips Somalia, UNICEF and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) are warning that only a massive and immediate scale-up of humanitarian assistance can help the country […]

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European Union Supports WFP Nutrition And Food Security Project In Central Tanzania

By   /  February 16, 2017  /  24-7, English, Europe, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on European Union Supports WFP Nutrition And Food Security Project In Central Tanzania

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: European Union Supports WFP Nutrition And Food Security Project In Central Tanzania DAR ES SALAAM – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has received a contribution of €9.5 million from the European Union (EU) in support of a €24.5 million Food Security and Nutrition […]

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WFP Extends Food Assistance In Eastern Ukraine Throughout 2017

By   /  February 15, 2017  /  24-7, Economics, English, Germany, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on WFP Extends Food Assistance In Eastern Ukraine Throughout 2017

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: WFP Extends Food Assistance In Eastern Ukraine Throughout 2017 KIEV – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) will continue to support 220,000 food-insecure people in conflict-affected areas of eastern Ukraine throughout 2017, while gradually supporting efforts for early recovery.  Nearly three years after the […]

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Twelfth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2015) regarding the international spread of poliovirus

By   /  February 15, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, English, Environment, Europe, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Russia, Security, United Nations, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on Twelfth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2015) regarding the international spread of poliovirus

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Health Organisation Headline: Twelfth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2015) regarding the international spread of poliovirus The twelfth meeting of the Emergency Committee (EC) under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the international spread of poliovirus was convened via teleconference by the […]

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Sri Lanka Government Prioritises Achieving Zero Hunger And Zero Undernutrition

By   /  February 14, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, English, France, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on Sri Lanka Government Prioritises Achieving Zero Hunger And Zero Undernutrition

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: Sri Lanka Government Prioritises Achieving Zero Hunger And Zero Undernutrition WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin with lead convenor of the review Chandrika Bandaranaike at the launch, with WFP Country Representative Brenda Barton (left) and SAPRI Director Geetha de Silva. Photo: WFP Archive COLOMBO  –  Concluding […]

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Belgian Contribution To WFP Supports People Affected By Hunger In South Sudan

By   /  February 14, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Americas, Economics, English, Europe, Germany, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on Belgian Contribution To WFP Supports People Affected By Hunger In South Sudan

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: Belgian Contribution To WFP Supports People Affected By Hunger In South Sudan JUBA – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is grateful to the Government of Belgium for contributing €3 million for WFP to provide emergency food and nutrition assistance to communities facing food […]

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Japan’s US$85 Million Donation Helps Feed Millions Of Hungry People In 33 Countries

By   /  February 13, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Asia Pacific Region, English, Global Bodies, Middle East, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on Japan’s US$85 Million Donation Helps Feed Millions Of Hungry People In 33 Countries

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: Japan’s US$85 Million Donation Helps Feed Millions Of Hungry People In 33 Countries About half of the donation from Japan, or US$47 million, will support WFP’s operations in 23 African countries, particularly in response to slow-onset crises in Malawi, Lesotho and Swaziland, where the El […]

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As Yemen Food Crisis Deteriorates, UN Agencies Appeal For Urgent Assistance To Avert A Catastrophe

By   /  February 10, 2017  /  24-7, Economics, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on As Yemen Food Crisis Deteriorates, UN Agencies Appeal For Urgent Assistance To Avert A Catastrophe

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: As Yemen Food Crisis Deteriorates, UN Agencies Appeal For Urgent Assistance To Avert A Catastrophe Joint UN assessment has found that more than seven million people in Yemen are in need of emergency food assistance. Photo: WFP/Ammar Bamatraf Joint assessment finds that conflict has left […]

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Luxembourg And WFP Sign New Partnership Agreement

By   /  February 10, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Climate, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations, Weather, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on Luxembourg And WFP Sign New Partnership Agreement

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: Luxembourg And WFP Sign New Partnership Agreement Luxembourg and WFP have a long-standing partnership deploying together in emergency response. Following the devastating 2015 earthquake in Nepal, Luxembourg deployed its rapid communications kit in support of the WFP-led Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC). Photo: WFP/Rob Buurveld ROME […]

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Grand challenges for the next decade in global health policy and programmes Keynote address at a celebration of the 10th anniversary of the University of Washington’s Department of Global Health

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Health Organisation Headline: Grand challenges for the next decade in global health policy and programmes Keynote address at a celebration of the 10th anniversary of the University of Washington’s Department of Global Health Dr Margaret Chan Director-General of the World Health Organization Honourable ministers, distinguished fellow speakers, faculty […]

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WFP Executive Director Visits Sri Lanka

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: WFP Executive Director Visits Sri Lanka COLOMBO – The Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), Ertharin Cousin, travels to Sri Lanka on Friday at the invitation of the Government to attend the launch of the National Strategic Review on Food Security […]

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WFP Provides Critical Support To Households Hit By Windstorm And Flooding

By   /  February 9, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, Climate, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United Nations, World Health Organisation  /  Comments Off on WFP Provides Critical Support To Households Hit By Windstorm And Flooding

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: World Food Programme Headline: WFP Provides Critical Support To Households Hit By Windstorm And Flooding BANJUL – Up to 10, 000 people across the Gambia are set to receive cash assistance from the UN World Food Programme (WFP), enabling them to buy food and meet their immediate needs. Families […]

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