The WFP will double food aid to Yemen as the government announces a new push to seize key port.
Fire at the Houthi-controlled Yemeni port of Hodeidah has engulfed warehouses filled with vital aid and food supplies.
The convoy was carrying food that could not be offloaded on Monday when fighting forced an earlier delivery to leave early
The store contains seeds from more than 60 institutions and almost every country in the world
Some foreigners were deterring German clients at one food bank in Essen, according to organisers. Now they have introduced a strict 'Germans only' rule.
The UN’s World Food Programme is delivering much-needed aid to formerly-besieged areas of Syria.
IRC Director Paolo Cernuschi says a huge humanitarian crisis looms 'of proportions [...] we've not seen in our lifetimes'.
A stall giving out food was submerged by crowds in the impoverished town of Sidi Boulaalam.
The incident happened as food aid was being distributed
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By Monica Pinna
I’ve worked in the field for around 12 years. I don’t know how many times I have gone around the world. It’s the dream of every
Immediate action is required to prevent a humanitarian crisis in at least four countries across Africa
In Colombia, the UN is trying to help rural communities whose food security has been challenged by the government’s attempt to curb coca production through land-fumigation.
The Horn of Africa is facing its third consecutive year of drought causing thirst and hunger, decimating livestock, destroying livelihoods, spreading disease and triggering large scale population move
A senior humanitarian official is urging both sides in Yemen's civil war to allow more access to the country's ports to let much-needed food, fuel and medicines in.
Jaish al-Islam has been accused by people in al-Kalasa, recaptured by Syrian government forces, of hoarding supplies.
Chaos as Iraqi forces send in half a dozen trucks loaded with humanitarian aid into Mosul. Food shortages have made people desperate as the battle to recapture the city slows.
The Syrian government has agreed to allow emergency UN aid into three besieged towns – including the rebel held town of Madaya, close to Damascus –
The World Food programme is sounding the alarm on an impending humanitarian disaster in Yemen. Its Executive Director says the risk of famine has
The international community is stepping up efforts to help flood-stricken Myanmar, which has appealed for aid after devastating monsoon rains
Aid agencies in Nepal are in a race against time to deliver much-needed food to villages destroyed by last week’s earthquake. This used to be Ram's
As poverty continues to rise, the European Food Aid Programme for the Most Deprived is under threat.
This could affect some 18 million people
Today we have a question from Tom in Paris:
“Hello, I read somewhere recently that the European food aid programme for the poor could disappear
Every morning, Arnaud Langlais and his team scour the stalls at the biggest wholesale fruit and vegetable market in Europe, Rungis in France.