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Navigating Conflict: Boats Deliver Lifesaving Supplies

For the first time since civil war broke out in South Sudan five years ago, the World Food Programme (WFP) has succeeded in sending boats carrying lifesaving humanitarian food assistance…

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WFP Convoy Reaches Syrian Settlement Isolated from Aid

For the past nine months, conditions in the informal desert settlement of Rukban, Syria, have been dire. The camp is home to 50,000 Syrians who have fled violence and war…

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Overcoming Hunger and Conflict in South Sudan

Nyagiech’s life has been marred by conflict. Fighting back tears, Nyagiech recalls her tragic experience with violence, hunger and death that began when she was only a child. Now 36,…

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We Get Stuff Done.

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) provides food assistance across the globe all right. But it also leads the entire United Nations and our partners in the field in…

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South Sudan: Winning the Final Stretch

With the rainy season set to end later this month, the World Food Programme (WFP) is doing whatever it takes to maximize its lifesaving impact.

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Hunger and Hope in Yemen

In July 2018, a World Food Programme (WFP) communications team found their way inside Yemen to document the hunger crisis in areas that rarely see the light of day. They captured photos…

A WFP Ilyushin 76 releases food assistance over a drop zone in Ganyiel, Unity State.
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A Day In The Life: Supporting Airdrops in South Sudan

Learn how WFP is delivering hope to families facing famine—and how one foundation of aviation experts is helping make this work possible

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When Refugees Arrive, WFP is There

In Bangladesh, saving lives means making sure that every Rohingya refugee has the food they need to survive.

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Protecting Rohingya Refugees, Come Rain or High Water

World Food Programme (WFP) engineers are in a race against time to create safe land in the world’s largest refugee camp where the most vulnerable will be relocated before the…

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Pushing the Boundaries in South Sudan

By air, by river, by road. The race to stop looming famine means the World Food Programme (WFP) is leaving no stone unturned to gain access to people in need.

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