Women and Girls Are in Crisis
In the world’s worst hunger hotspots, women often eat last and least, and they are more likely than men to live in extreme poverty. We need your help to send lifesaving food today.
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has been on the front lines of the world’s worst hunger crises, fighting hunger and famine since 1962. Right now we’re taking on our largest scale-up ever in response to COVID-19, providing lifesaving meals to 138 million of the world’s most vulnerable people in more than 80 countries this year.
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New data on the impact of the pandemic is shocking: It threatens to double the number of severely hungry people this year. WFP is undertaking its biggest response ever to serve 138M of them.Read more +
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