With famine in Somalia and more than 12 million people in desperate need of food assistance in the Horn of Africa, countless lives hang in the balance. The World Food Program (WFP) is on the front lines of this mounting crisis and aim to feed more than 11 million people over the next six months.
When disaster strikes, WFP is on the ground saving lives and providing food to those who have nowhere else to turn. In Pakistan, heavy rains have washed away homes, shops, and livelihoods. Many people are stranded with no access to food. WFP is delivering emergency food supplies to families in
Women are the most effective solution to combating and preventing hunger. Experience shows that food put in the hands of women is far more likely to reach the mouths of needy children, and to be distributed equitably. That’s why the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) empowers women in an effort
Just one year ago we contacted supporters like you with devastating news of a massive earthquake that had struck Haiti, leaving millions homeless and hungry. Within 24 hours of the January 12 earthquake last year, WFP began distributing food. At the height of the emergency, we were feeding a