Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Topic: WFP

From drought to floods, Somalia at risk of ‘crisis-level’ hunger: WFP

Climate extremes will keep hunger in Somalia at record highs, warned the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) on Tuesday, as deadly floods sweep...

More than half of all Syrians going hungry: World Food Programme

More than half of the population in Syria is facing hunger as the country grapples with 12 years of war and recent devastating earthquakes, the World Food Programme (WFP) reported on Tuesday.

Nearly a million people urgently needed food in Turkey and Syria after quake: UN

At least 870,000 people urgently needed food in the two countries after the quake, which has made up to 5.3 million people homeless in Syria alone, the United Nations warned.

Ukraine war squeezes food supplies, drives up prices, threatens vulnerable nations

Based on the Global Food Crises Report released on 4 May, last year around 193 million people in 53 countries/territories were officially in the Crisis phase, or worse (IPC/CH Phase 3 or above).