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WFP honors renowned economist with 'Food for Life' award

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today announced that a celebrated development economist, Professor Sir Hans Singer, has been chosen as this year's Food for Life Award recipient, in recognition of his lifelong fight against world hunger.

Relief distribution in southern Sudan disrupted by bombing raid, UN agency says

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today expressed grave concern over a series of bomb attacks in the southern Sudanese village of Mangayath in Bahr el Ghazal, where aid workers have been urgently assisting thousands of people seeking refuge from intense fighting in Raja town.