The World Humanitarian Day, celebrated on 19 August, this year has been in scene at the Expo in Milan. In keeping with the theme of the Universal Exposition “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life” was an opportunity to talk about
What does a family meal? “The Family Meal” is a photographic project wanted by the European Commission and by UN World Food Programme.
The shots of the photographer Chris Terry immortalize families that receiving food and assistance by agency of the
The World Food Programme (WFP) is committed to the promotion of activities and programs aimed at increasing the power of women in the community.
Among the many projects of WFP there are: the program “School Meals” program “Food for Work”,
The World Food Programme (WFP) is responsible for food distribution in developing countries where malnutrition is strongest. For example with the program of school meals, through which WFP provides food in schools in more than 20 million students. The program
Address the problem of water shortage is considered an objective priority of the cooperation program between Italy and FAO. The use of water resources and the way they are handled strongly influence on all aspects of human existence: health, food, industrial
Although ours is a time when awareness of human rights has reached the highest levels, even for the concrete work that plays the UN since its inception on October 24, 1945, even today, women are victims of serious violations of
White long uncooked rice on wooden spoon
The three UN agencies in Rome – the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the World Food Programme (WFP) – on July 10 presented the report
Violence against women is a large and widespread phenomenon. It is not just an Italian problem. According to data from the World Health Organization, at least one in five women suffered physical or sexual abuse by a man in the
The 2015 is also the year in which the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are on track to conclude their course, replaced by a new agenda post-2015, now being negotiated.
Millennium Development Goals are eight ambitious goals that all 193 UN member
Each year, the World Food Programme of the United Nations (WFP) provides food assistance to more than 90 million people in 80 countries, it supports the efforts of governments in order to improve access to nutritious food, provides resources to