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Climate change map will help fight global hunger

An online research tool which examines how climate change may increase hunger vulnerability across the globe has been launched by the World Food Programme (WFP).

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No end to hunger without "ambitious" climate action

World hunger won’t end unless “ambitious action” is taken to address the causes and effects of climate change.

That’s according to a senior expert at the World Food Programme (WFP).

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“ShareTheMeal” and feed Syrian refugee children

Fifty cents—whether in Euro or United States coins—probably won’t buy you much anywhere in the world.

But this relatively small sum can feed a hungry child for an entire day, according to the World Food Programme (WFP).

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Minor injuries for air crew in South Sudan crash

Four Kenyan crew onboard a UN aid flight which crashed in South Sudan have escaped with minor injuries.

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Campaign tackles child malnutrition in South Sudan state

A quarter of a million children in South Sudan’s Warrap state are being screened for malnutrition through a campaign by the World Food Programme (WFP) and the UN children’s fund, UNICEF.

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Changing weather patterns lead to food insecurity in Ethiopia

More than eight million Ethiopians need food aid following crop failures brought on by the climatic phenomenon known as El Niño.

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UN agencies band together on LGBTI issues

Discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people, violates more than their human rights – it creates serious socio-economic challenges and results in lost development and economic opportunities.

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Air aid service to Darfur faces closure “within weeks”

Lifesaving airborne aid deliveries to remote communities in Sudan may have to stop at the end of the month as a funding shortfall bites, the World Food Programme (WFP) said Friday.

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