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DSWD launches new system for packing relief goods during disasters

Oct 02, 2015 - 5:13 PM

The new system can produce 50 000 family food packs in a day which can feed 250 000 people in 2 3 days

Fighting famine, holding off hunger

Jul 01, 2015 - 4:25 PM

Political commitment on hunger is in the hands of the people says DSWD Secretary Dinky Soliman

ZERO HUNGER? According to WFP country director Praveen Agrawal, hunger alleviation initiatives should be inclusive, holistic, and integrated. Graphics by Nico Villarete

DSWD and WFP collaborate on disaster preparedness

Jun 30, 2015 - 5:01 PM

Before the typhoon season rolls in the DSWD and the World Food Programme reassess disaster response mechanisms both agencies undertook in the past years

PEOPLE POWER. The people are the greatest assets in improving disaster risk reduction and management programs. Graphics by Nico Villarete

DSWD and WFP partner for enhancing disaster preparedness

Dec 23, 2014 - 6:59 PM

Press release: The United Nations World Food Programme is partnering with the Philippine government to further build capacity for disaster preparedness and response in the country

DSWD Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman and World Food Program Country Director Praveen Agrawal exchange documents during the Signing Ceremony for the Letter of Understanding between the DSWD and the UN-WFP on Disaster Preparedness and Response Capacity Enhancement Project.

#HungerProject: The key to solving hunger in our lifetime

Nov 15, 2014 - 6:56 PM

How can ZeroHunger ba achieved soon?

#TalkThursday: Inclusive growth to end hunger

Mar 06, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Is it possible to see an end to hunger in the PH? DSWD Secretary Soliman Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo and WFP country director Praveen Agrawal discuss

#HungerProject: The end of hunger?

Mar 05, 2014 - 4:35 PM

Is the end of hunger possible? The answer to this question is yes it is and yes it is possible to end it in our lifetime Watch this discussion below

END HUNGER. Join the conversation as we tackle the most pressing issues surrounding hunger in the Philippines. Graphic by Mara Elize Mercado

#HungerProject: Collaboration key to ending hunger in the PH

Mar 04, 2014 - 9:12 AM

Though hunger has generally declined in the Philippines it is still considered a serious problem But what can be done today to end hunger tomorrow?

HUNGER AWARENESS. (L-R) WFP country director Praveen Agrawal, DSWD secretary Dinky Soliman, and CamSur representative Leni Robredo lead the discussion on eliminating hunger in the Philippines. All photos from Rappler

3 months since Yolanda, WFP assistance continues

Feb 13, 2014 - 12:18 AM

More than 3 months since Yolanda the World Food Programme says it has provided at least 2 8 million people with food and nutrition assistance

THANKFUL. A barangay expresses their thanks to the aid that was given to them by the WFP and other humanitarian organizations. Photo by Gerardo Romay/WFP

DSWD, WFP to give $6-m in cash assistance for Haiyan survivors

Dec 12, 2013 - 12:48 PM

The cash assistance will be on top of existing Pantawid Pamilya conditional cash transfer program