World Food Programme

This is kind of topic for my site but wanted to share this.

Congratulation to the World Food Programme for the winning of the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize. I knew a little about the program but recently have been looking at it more closes and with a different set of eyes. It is fascinating what they do and how they do it. I am really supportive of them now.

I wanted to share a few links of information that can help you get involved in supporting the World Food Programme and gain insight as what they do by giving a few articles.

per their website is a brief statement of what they do…

The World Food Programme (WFP) is the leading humanitarian organization saving lives and changing lives, delivering food assistance in emergencies and working with communities to improve nutrition and build resilience.

Overview. (n.d.). Retrieved October 13, 2020, from https://www.wfp.org/overview

They have helped in more then 80 countries and well over 80 million people since their founding in 1961. They do tremendous work.

One their website they give a pleathora of ways to get involved. Here are a few…

Here are a few article that show how they do what they do and the impact they have done…

World Food Programme Guides Operations in Afghanistan with Online GIS Apps

ReliefWeb

various articles The Economist

Ending hunger: science must stop neglecting smallholder farmers

World Food Programme to send 50,000 T of wheat flour to Lebanon

A hearty congratulations again to the World Food Programme for the winning of the 2020 Nobel Piece Prize.

disastersrus Website of Resources

Just found this website and wanted to share. It is a awersome set of resources of all kinds that deal with disaster and emergency management specifically. Many of the topics I have found on the site I did not know about.

Here is the website:

http://www.disastersrus.org/

What valuable resource have you found that would benefit other emergency managers? Would love to see them and others could benefit as well.

Have a great day!