WFP


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WFP

Abbreviation for:
Working For Patients
World Federation of Parasitologists
World Food Programme
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Hosted in five refugee camps, near the Algerian town of Tindouf, refugee families rely primarily on WFP assistance for their food needs as employment and livelihood opportunities are limited.
"We're grateful for Canada's commitment to provide food assistance to the most vulnerable Palestinians," said WFP Representative and Country Director Stephen Kearney.
The plan also provides an opportunity for WFP to strengthen gender-transformative programming in Nigeria by empowering women and girls to face some of the challenges which affect their food security and hinder their participation in decision-making.
Regional Director said that WFP Pakistan was also supporting Nutrition Wing of the Ministry in revitalization and effective functioning of National Fortification Alliance which was playing a key role in policy making, oversight and monitoring of food fortification in the country
Speaking to the WFP mission, Dr Hussain expressed gratitude to the UN's leading humanitarian organisation for carrying on its operations in AJK.
Kathrien Ghoos expressed gratitudes and said WFP has strong resolve to continue its operation in AJ and K.
"I'm proud to witness the WFP and the government of Egypt take this direction towards expanding technical and learning experience with other developing countries," said Samkange.
Over the last two decades, the WFP FITTEST team has been deployed to some of the world's most dangerous complex conflicts and provided humanitarians and affected populations with life-saving communications through more than 1,500 missions in more than 130 countries.
In 2015, WFP had assisted 508,120 beneficiaries with $6.1 million in cash and 3670 tones of food in the Sindh.
In a three-year project that began in January, 2016, the WFP had been supporting food assistance, management of acute malnutrition, preventing stunting and disaster risk management in the province, the CM said.
With mutual cooperation, WFP and GOP can support the educational endeavor of BISP for its beneficiaries' children under 'BISP Conditional Cash Transfers Initiative for Children Enrollment in Schools' in the WFP priority regions in Pakistan, she added.
He added that WFP would continue to help the Rohingya refugees and work with the government of Bangladesh.