Friday, December 7, 2018
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is contributing $14.3 million to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to provide food assistance to more than 400,000 refugees living in northern Kenya.With this contribution, WFP...
Africa, Kenya, America, United States
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Winds of more than 126 kmp/h hit Gopalpur of Odisha between 0430 and 0530 hours IST on 11th October 2018 causing heavy damage worth Rs. 2,200 crores according to the Government assessment. Houses worth Rs. 150 crore and as per input subsidy crops...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Today, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) and The Government of the United Kingdom, through the Department for International Development (DFID), launched a multi-year agreement to support UNRWA...
Asia, Palestinian Territory, Syria, Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, November 26, 2018
The UK will provide vital food, shelter and clean water to Afghans affected by one of the worst droughts the country has ever faced, International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt announced today (Monday 26 November).
Afghanistan has faced a...
Asia, Afghanistan, Europe, United Kingdom
Monday, November 19, 2018
Even as Union Women and Child Development minister Maneka Gandhi red-flagged the muchdebated conditional cash scheme for take-home rations and hot cooked meals provided at anganwadis, the Centre has decided to go ahead with a scaled down version of the...
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today announced that it will transfer to participating elementary schools and early childhood development centres an initial amount of more than US$ 370,000 (D 18.5 million) to provide daily meals for up to...