Wednesday, September 26, 2018
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is expanding its blockchain testing from refugee aid in the Middle East to supply chain management in Africa. Following the agency's well-publicized pilot of an ethereum-based system for cash transfers in...
Africa, Asia, Jordan, Syria
Thursday, September 20, 2018
As part of the early recovery and rehabilitation for Typhoon Ompong victims, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), through its Field Office (FO) in Region I, is set to grant P20 million to Ilocos Norte for a cash-for-work (CFW) project...
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) is all set to launch a pilot food programme in three districts of Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) with technical assistance from World Food Programme (WFP). The pilot food programme would address the crucial issue of...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Palestine welcomed a contribution of €2.95 million (US$3.6 million) from the European Union to support critical food assistance to severely vulnerable Palestinians in the Gaza Strip.
The funds –...
Asia, Palestinian Territory
Friday, August 10, 2018
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will distribute 50,000 food packs to residents of Boracay in Aklan who are affected by the six-month closure of world-famous island.
DSWD Regional Director for Western Visayas Rebecca P. Geamala...
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Bangladesh today signed a financing agreement to significantly increase incomes and food and nutrition security for 250,000 rural households in southern Bangladesh where the highest...