Food Bank

Cuban consultant says strategies to end hunger go beyond provision of food

by editor1 / Feb 23, 2018 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Strategies to end hunger go beyond the provision of food.

Ministry of Poverty Eradication holds workshop for food bank street committees in //Karas

by editor1 / Feb 21, 2018 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare held a training workshop for the members of the food bank's street committees in the //Karas Region.

Unam, Ministry of Poverty Eradication assessing the impact of Food Bank since June 2016

by editor1 / Sep 25, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare, in collaboration with UNAM's Multidisciplinary Research Centre, are assessing the impact of the Food Bank since June last year.

Poverty Eradication to assess Food Bank project

by editor / Apr 11, 2017 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare is to assess government's Food Bank project to determine whether to roll it out to other regions or not.

Government considers combining Food Bank concept with Basic Income Grant

by editor / Mar 21, 2017 / 0 comments

Transaction cost in providing food has been identified to be more expensive than actual cash transfers.

Food Bank street committees register more than 22 000 households in need of parcels

by editor / Nov 20, 2016 / 0 comments

Street committees of the Food Bank have registered more than 22-thousand households that are in need of monthly food parcels in the capital.

The food bank opens its doors in Khomasdal North Constituency

by editor / Sep 26, 2016 / 0 comments
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montgomerycountyfoodbank.com

The Food Bank, meant to distribute food to families living in abject poverty, will open its doors for the Khomasdal North Constituency on the 17th October. The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare, I-Ben Nashandi, made the announcement during a community meeting at Agste Laan settlement at the weekend.

Samora Machel Food Bank

by producers / Aug 20, 2016 / 0 comments

Residents of Samora Machel went out in their numbers on Friday to receive free groceries as the Food Bank continues roll out its programme.

Poverty Ministry holds workshop for Food Bank's street committees

by producers / Aug 10, 2016 / 0 comments
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namibianembassyusa.org

The Poverty Eradication and Social Welfare Ministry is holding a training workshop for the Food Bank's street committees in the Katutura East Constituency. Members of the street committees are responsible for identifying households to benefit from the Food Bank, which is part of the government's Harambee Prosperity Plan's Goal Seven.

FNB Foundation donates 50 000 dollars towards the Food Bank

by producers / Jul 15, 2016 / 0 comments

It is pointless for companies in the private sector to operate in an environment where people go hungry.

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