Internet experts continue to help Nepal food aid

Last week at The Huffington Post I wrote about how the internet plays such a major role in feeding the hungry during emergencies. The technical experts of the World Food Programme in Nepal being a great example. They are the ones that restore internet service so all humanitarian agencies can better coordinate food aid deliveries.

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Food security deteriorating in Nepal quake areas

The United Nations is reporting that hunger is quickly escalating in areas affected by Nepal‘s earthquakes

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Ukraine: hunger relief mission to increase

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) says it will be increasing the size of its relief mission in the Ukraine. Hunger continues to escalate there because of the conflict between the government and pro-Russian rebels.

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Boko Haram causing a hunger crisis

Boko Haram violence has displaced thousands in northeast Nigeria. It has also spilled over into other countries, causing a hunger crisis in Cameroon, Niger and Chad.

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Tears Tell Story of Syria’s War Victims

Nahed, a Syrian mother, once had a good life. She was a school teacher in Rural Damascus. It was a middle-class living that could provide for her family. But all that changed when the civil war came to her country.

The fighting between the government and rebel groups forced Nahed and her family to flee their home.

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Elite athletes to help WFP bring food aid in Nepal

Last week on the Huffington Post I wrote about an amazing group of women who are helping earthquake victims in Nepal. These are members of the Seven Summits Women Team of mountain climbers.

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U.S. military on a mission to help Nepal

The tragic crash of a United States military helicopter, which was carrying six Marines and two Nepalese soldiers, was part of a humanitarian operation to help earthquake victims. It’s called Operation Sahayogi Haat, which means “Helping Hand” in Nepali.

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