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UN warns of risk of famine for millions...

UN warns of risk of famine for millions...

World

Fri, Mar 12 2021

According to WFP, around 400,000 children may die in Yemen this year unless there is urgent...

UN World Food Program warns could suspend...

UN World Food Program warns could suspend...

East Asia

Tue, Feb 23 2021

World Food Program said the North's self-imposed coronavirus isolation was posing new problems for...

UN: Hunger surges to record levels in...

UN: Hunger surges to record levels in...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 4 2020

The UN warned in July that nearly one in nine people in the world are going hungry

South Korea to provide $300,000 to support...

South Korea to provide $300,000 to support...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 4 2020

Since 2018, South Korea has contributed over $5,000,000 to WFP in Bangladesh

UN: Child malnutrition surges in war-torn...

UN: Child malnutrition surges in war-torn...

World

Tue, Oct 27 2020

More than 24 million people, nearly 80% of the population, depend on some form of aid for survival, and...

WFP to provide food assistance for 10,000...

WFP to provide food assistance for 10,000...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 8 2020

The 10-month-long program is designed as a pilot program, to create a model that the government could...

Tamim named WFP goodwill

Tamim named WFP goodwill

Cricket

Mon, Jun 1 2020

While working as the National Goodwill Ambassador Tamim will have the opportunity to see first-hand,...

Infographic: Global hunger could double...

Infographic: Global hunger could double...

World

Fri, Apr 24 2020

The number of people facing acute food insecurity could double this year as a result of the coronavirus...

WFP Goodwill Ambassador Hend Sabry visits...

WFP Goodwill Ambassador Hend Sabry visits...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Nov 16 2019

Bangladesh has been hosting over a million Rohingyas in refugee camps

Japan to support farmers, displaced...

Japan to support farmers, displaced...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 7 2019

They are to provide $5 million till December 2020 in this agreement

Korean aid to bolster Bangladesh’s disaster...

Korean aid to bolster Bangladesh’s disaster...

Development

Sun, Nov 25 2018

The funds will be disbursed through the Korea International Cooperation Agency

Yemen could face 'the largest famine'...

Yemen could face 'the largest famine'...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 10 2017

In Yemen, more than 2 million children are malnourished, and almost 400,000 of those suffer from severe...

Myanmar gives green light to resume...

Myanmar gives green light to resume...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 27 2017

The agreement comes as Unicef reports that Rohingya refugee children fleeing into Bangladesh are arriving...

UN: 300,000 Rohingya could flee Myanmar...

UN: 300,000 Rohingya could flee Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 7 2017

According to UN, arrivals since the latest bloodshed started 12 days ago have already reached...

UN: 1.4 million children at imminent...

UN: 1.4 million children at imminent...

World

Wed, Feb 22 2017

260,000 people starved to death in the 2011 famine in the Horn of Africa

Four famines mean 20 million may starve...

Four famines mean 20 million may starve...

World

Thu, Feb 16 2017

More than 20 million people - greater than the population of Romania or Florida - risk dying from starvation...

Myanmar army forces hundreds of Rohingya...

Myanmar army forces hundreds of Rohingya...

World

Tue, Oct 25 2016

The area around Maungdaw Township, near the border with Bangladesh, is under military lockdown and journalists...

UN World Food Programme and BCSIR come...

UN World Food Programme and BCSIR come...

Biz Info

Thu, Oct 20 2016

A MoU signing event was organised on Tuesday, October 18, 2016, where a signed MoU between the Bangladesh...