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WFP Nepal Country Brief
Abstract:
The Country Programme (CP) supports the Government of Nepal in enhancing the food and nutrition security of vulnerable communities and increasing resilience to disasters.The CP covers four areas: 1. Livelihoods creation provides seasonal employment and livelihood training, rehabilitation of rural roads and trails, irrigation channels and other community assets. 2. Education support is provided to the Ministry of Education to achieve holistic approaches to student well-being by improving nutritional intake through school meals. 3. Nutrition support is provided to the Ministry of Health to prevent chronic malnutrition among pregnant women, nursing mothers and children aged 6 to 23 months. 4. Capacity development includes Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping (VAM), the Government’s Food Security Monitoring System (NeKSAP) and Emergency Preparedness Response. WFP continues to prepare its latest Special Operation for Emergency Logistics Preparedness to be launched at the beginning of November 2016. The Special Operation will build on the successes of WFP’s logistic operation during the earthquake and emergency preparedness measures. Food#nutrition#disaster#livelihood#irrigation#health#malnutrition#pregnant#woman#children#emergency#preparedness#logistic#preparation#
Publisher: WFP Type / Script:
Bulletin or Poster  in  English
Keywords:
FOOD HYGIENE, NUTRITION EDUCATION, NUTRITION PROGRAMMES, FOOD SHORTAGE, MALNUTRITION, PREGNANCY, DISASTER PREPAREDNESS, INFANTS
Thematic Group:
WFP, (2016)
Thesaurus:
10.01.00 - Food And Nutrition
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