HOME

NEWS

CHARITIES

VOLUNTEER

ACTION CENTER

ADD CHARITY

CONTACT

SUPPORT

World Environment Community Health Animals Celebrity Submit A Site Find A Charity
Russia to help world's hungry

The Voice of Russia

1540 days ago   Article ID# 874940
Original URL

 

UN World Food Program

MOSCOW, RUSSIA (The Voice of Russia) - Russia will do more to tackle hunger under the auspices of the UN World Food Program, Alexei Meshkov, Russiaís Ambassador to Italy, told reporters on Monday.

He recalled that last year saw Russia contribute 32 billion dollars to the implementation of the World Food Program in the face of the global economic crisis fallout.

Right now, Russia is shoring up an array of developing nations, including Tajikistan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Afghanistan, Palestine, Yemen and several African countries.

A session of the World Food Programís executive committee is slated for later this day in Rome.

Copyright 2015 The Voice of Russia   (Copyright Terms)
Updated 1540 days ago   Article ID# 874940

UN World Food Program    View Charity Profile    Visit Website

More World Food Programme News

UN agency begins food distribution in remote Nepali villages

4 days ago From timesofindia.indiatimes.com 

MUMBAI, INDIA - ...

Nepal aid effort intensified as quake toll reaches 3,726

6 days ago From thedailystar.net 

DHAKA, BANGLADESH - ...

Lifeway Foods responds to Nepal earthquake by supporting the World Food Programme, increasing Charity Miles sponsorship

6 days ago From marketwatch.com 

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - ...

WFP extends food aid assistance to Sri Lanka

9 days ago From colombopage.com 

COLOMBO, SRI LANKA - ...

UN humanitarian agencies mobilize assistance amid fighting in Iraq

14 days ago From indiablooms.com 

WEST BENGAL, INDIA - ...

Go to page:   1    2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next >> 

<< Return To World News

Action Center

Climate change could kill 1 in 6 of Earth's species

Action: Climate Change

One in six species on Earth could be threatened with extinction from climate change unless steps are taken to reduce global w ...

Stop the tv show whose contestants killed an endangered species

Action: Wildlife Conservation

A British reality TV show called "The Island with Bear Grylls" recently aired an episode where contestants killed and ate an ...

Hundreds of millions of acres of world's forest could be lost by 2030, say WWF

Action: Stop Deforestation

Hundreds of millions of acres of forest could be lost in the next two decades in less than a dozen global hotspots for defore ...

Current carbon pledges won't stop dangerous global warming, says Lord Stern

Action: Stop Pollution

The commitments made by world governments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the next 15 years are not sufficient to stave ...

Protect Puget Sound's wild steelhead

Action: Save Our Oceans

Puget Sound's famous steelhead runs are an irreplaceable treasure for the state of Washington. But they're now at risk of dis ...

View All Actions >>

 

 

Charities

News

Follow Us

Support

Find A Charity

Action Center

World

Community

Facebook

Twitter Support

Contact

Volunteer

Add A Site

Environment

Animals

Google+

Privacy Policy

Copyright

 

 

Health

Celebrity

Terms of Service

Copyright © The Charity Vault All rights reserved.