Three months after Barron Segar joined WFP USA as president and CEO, disaster struck. COVID-19 hit and uprooted life as we knew. We spoke with him about how he's leading through unprecedented times.
The coronavirus could push 10 million more people into hunger across Latin America and the Caribbean. Here's how WFP plans to respond.
Through the Foundaiton's COVID-19 Aid Program, it will match donations made on its website with a $100,000 grant in support of WFP.
A shipment of rice and lentils has arrived to Laos from the US: the donation will feed kids in Laos once schools reopen in September.
The socio-economic impact of coronavirus in East Africa and the Horn could kill more people than the pandemic itself.
WFP has teamed up with the Bangladeshi Government to make sure kids missing school meals during COVID-19 shutdowns are getting the nutrition they need.
It's part of a global hub-and-spokes flight system for medical and humanitarian supplies, transporting health workers to the front lines of the pandemic.
Salesforce announced it's donating $150,000 toward WFP USA’s fundraising campaign for the United Nations World Food Programme's COVID-19 emergency response and will promote its partnership through a series of virtual events.
WFP is scaling up its work in Iraq to help refugees affected by the pandemic.
The CEOs of these global nonprofits urge the United States to increase its support of COVID-19 response efforts.
It's National Nurses Day, and we're taking a moment to recognize some of the most crucial members of our global community. Meet the nurses working alongside WFP to save lives.
With air travel at a standstill, how do frontline responders get the supplies they need? WFP's new network of logistic hubs will bridge the gap.