Text World Food Programme: countries

TLF ID M012492

This is a multilayered web page series produced by the World Food Programme (WFP) that comprises sections on individual countries where the WFP works in Asia, Africa, the Americas and the Middle East. The front page for each country includes links to an overview of the challenges it faces, information on WFP operations there, news stories, videos and picture galleries, relevant publications, food security information and local contacts. Each front page also includes a case study, a 'Country at a glance 2012' section (statistics), and links to the latest resources.



Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource may be useful for the Biomes and food security unit of study in the year 9 geography curriculum. The front page for each individual country includes a link to an overview of the country's challenges, as well as links to fact sheets, reports and bulletins that relate to food security in that country and across the world. This is relevant to the content description about the challenges to food security including competing land uses, population growth and climate change.
  • The resource can contribute to students attaining the achievement standard in year 9 geography. The information on individual countries provided in the WFP web pages can help students to identify and analyse the interconnections between places, people and environments.
Year level

9

Learning area
  • Geography
  • Humanities and Social Sciences

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: World Food Programme
  • Organization: World Food Programme
  • URL: www.wfp.org
  • Publisher
  • Name: World Food Programme
  • Organization: World Food Programme
  • Description: Publisher
  • URL: www.wfp.org
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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Learning Resource Type
  • Text
  • Image
Rights
  • World Food Programme © 2013. This material may be used, downloaded, copied and communicated free of charge for non-commercial educational purposes, provided the following acknowledgement is included: Material used with permission of World Food Programme, www.wfp.org.